Target Breach: Top 10 tweets
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THE BACKSTORY: Massive Target data breach affects in-store shoppers who used credit cards
In that case, news that Minnesota's arguably best-known company was targeted (see what I did there?) by fraudsters who somehow obtained the info of roughly 40 million customers presents an opportunity to bust out the 140-character zingers. Below are the 10 best about the #TargetBreach we've seen.
Target lost control of 40 million credit card accounts. There are only 312 million people in the entire United States.-- Brian Fung (@b_fung) December 19, 2013
This is what happens when you buy local. #target-- Andy Gifford (@andygifford) December 19, 2013
Always happens: I go to Target to buy toilet paper and I end up spending $150,000.-- Chris Steller (@chris_steller) December 19, 2013
People still boycotting Target over the company's political donations in the last MN gubernatorial election are not affected.-- Chris Steller (@chris_steller) December 19, 2013