Burger King's Twitter feed was hacked on Monday, and the hacker pretended the account was McDonald's, saying Burger King had been bought out, and posted several obscene messages. Burger King contacted Twitter and had the account suspended when they realized what was going on, and they regained control of the account late Monday.

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Burger King's Twitter feed was hacked on Monday, and the hacker pretended the account was McDonald's, saying Burger King had been bought out, and posted several obscene messages. Burger King contacted Twitter and had the account suspended when they realized what was going on, and they regained control of the account late Monday.

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