Palin Supporters Hack Twitter Feed, Retaliating at Email Dump

Not everyone was pleased with last Friday's amusing race to read Sarah Palin's 24,199 pages of emails. According to the liberal website PoliticsUSA as well as MSNBC.com, Palin supporters took control of the Twitter feed of Crivella West, the company which posted the documents online for MSNBC.com. While the account was temporarily hijacked, numerous pro-Palin messages like "Weiner's America or Palin's America-That Is the 2012 Choice" (what an appealing choice) were tweeted.

PoliticsUSA has the screenshots of the hacker's messages and MSNBC followed up with the company to find out what happened:

"It appears that there is a 'hole' in one of the applications (we think Facebook) that links to Twitter," Art Crivella, founder and CEO of the company, Crivella West, told msnbc.com Sunday evening. "We've disabled them and mopped up the bile and changed all the passwords."

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