PewDiePie explains ISIS tweet that got him temporarily kicked off Twitter
LOS ANGELES — Tweeting a joke about the Islamic State (ISIS) is never a good idea, especially if you’re famous.
Twitter briefly suspended YouTuber PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg)’s account on Wednesday after he posted that he and JackSepticEye (Seán William McLoughlin) had joined the terrorist organization.
The social media website saw PewDiePie’s tweet, coupled with a more graphic profile picture (which has since been changed) and wanted to make sure his account had not been hacked, a source familiar with the situation told Mashable.
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