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AP Twitter account hacked, 'explosions at White House' tweet crashes DOW

23.04.2013 17:10

A hacker compromised the main Twitter account for the Associated Press on Tuesday, creating momentary chaos across the world by inaccurately posting that US President Barack Obama was injured by an explosion in the White House.

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Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:50

WOW! Gov needs to get nose out of Internet!


CJ Moss 23.04.2013 17:49

This rumour could be done by insiders to cash in, making big money for some insiders.
This is how the evil wallstreet system works.

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:49

I see dumb people. They're everywhere!

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:48

Dow Jones plunges drastically. According to the graph, by 1 per cent. For 3 minutes. Come on, RT.

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:48

LOL, too bad it was a false alarm.

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:48

will he sign the CISPA act into law now

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:48

"Western economy is so stable that one tweet is enough to crash it."

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:48


Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:45

Hahahahahhahahahhahh haaaa

Anonymous user 23.04.2013 17:42

"Markets momentarily crash"

Western economy is so stable that one tweet is enough to crash it.

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