Jenny Chan 陳詠欣
Jul 31, 2017

McSuicide? Twitter hoax affects McDonald's Hong Kong

McDonald's Hong Kong received worldwide publicity over the weekend due to a Twitter squatter making cryptic posts about suicide, kidnap and romantic rejection.

An unverified Twitter account with the handle Mc_DonaldsHK, apparently created in October 2016 and since suspended, has been posting nondescript promotional tweets for products like McSpicy Chicken Filet, the Grand Mac and the Mac Jr incidentally, both of these have not been introduced in Hong Kong yet  

But it went out of character this past weekend.

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