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Burger King Gets Burnt After Misogynistic Tweet On Women's Day

Burger King gets severely flame broiled after tweeting that "women belong in the kitchen."
Burger King Gets Burnt After Misogynistic Tweet On Women's Day
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Burger King got rightfully flamed after a misogynistic tweet on International Women's Day:

On Monday, which is also International Women's Day, the Twitter account for Burger King UK tweeted "Women belong in the kitchen."

In a series of subsequent threaded tweets, the fast food giant pointed out the lack of female chefs in the restaurant business.

"If they want to, of course," reads a follow-up from Burger King UK. "Yet only 20% of chefs are women. We're on a mission to change the gender ratio in the restaurant industry by empowering female employees with the opportunity to pursue a culinary career."

Even after issuing an apology, Burger King ended up deleting the offensive tweet, because comments were getting to be "abusive":

I just wonder if their social media guy was simply fired or more appropriately, demoted to kitchen duty.

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