McDonald's Investigating Anti-Trump Tweet Sent From Company Account

McDonald's Twitter account calls Donald Trump 'disgusting excuse of a president'

"We took swift action to secure it, and we apologise this tweet was sent through our corporate McDonald's account".

McDonald's said its account was hacked and it's still investigating the incident.

"Twitter notified us that our account was compromised", McDonald's posted on its Twitter account. McDonald's also has a consumer-facing Twitter account, which has 3.39 million followers. It was also briefly pinned to the account's page - making sure it was the first thing that anyone visiting the McDonald's Twitter page would see.

Trump, a known fast-food aficionado, told Anderson Cooper in February 2016 that he frequently eats at McDonald's. The @McDonaldsCorp account typically posts holiday promotions and sales, while responding to customer comments online.

Some folks on Twitter captured a screen grab of the alleged tweet before it disappeared, and Reddit users posted the screen cap in subreddits. The company focuses on promoting its food and business practices. The prevailing conspiracy theory is that some fed-up social media professional made a decision to wield their company's PR might to further their own political leanings.

Timico invests in new Gold Cup for amateur point-to-point riders
Sizing John has taken the Cheltenham Gold Cup, coming through the field to take one of jump racing's most prestigious events. I caught the train a couple of weeks ago with him from Waterloo to Andover and I laughed the entire way.

Twitter may be US President Donald Trump's preferred way to attack his enemies, but recently he has been getting a taste of his own medicine.

However no number of Big Macs could rival the guerrilla missive issued from the fast food giant's official corporate account on Thursday afternoon.

Trump posted an Instagram picture of himself eating McDonald's french fries on his jet previous year during the presidential campaign.

Sometimes rage for Donald Trump is so hard to contain that it just spills out all over Twitter.

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