Microsoft Accidentally Tweets Anti-Ann Coulter Message to Nearly 300,000 FollowersPosted: September 23, 2012
Politico is reporting that Microsoft accidentally delved into the world of partisan politics over the weekend after tweeting out a message insulting conservative author and syndicated columnist Ann Coulter.
In response to liberal economist Robert Reich’s tweet that he would be visiting his granddaughter and sitting on a panel with Coulter over the weekend, the tech giant’s official Twitter feed reportedly responded:
“@RBReich your granddaughter’s level of discourse and policy > those of Ann Coulter.”
Here is a purported image of the tweet:
The tweet was deleted immediately, according to Politico, and was accidentally written by one of the individuals who manages the company’s Twitter account.
“[The] tweet obviously is not an official statement by the company,” Microsoft stated in a press release…
via >> TheBlaze.com…