Fake BP Public Relations Twitter Account a Viral Hit

#Humour

Thu, May 27th, 2010 16:00 by capnasty NEWS

After oil started spewing into the Gulf of Mexico following the BP oil rig explosion almost a month ago, a Twitter account launched purporting to be BP's public relations group, @BPGlobalPR. The account, which offers dark, satirical commentary about the spill and cleanup efforts, is run by an anonymous person, who responds to all media inquiries as "Terry". Mashable interviewed Terry in an attempt to find out more about the man behind the Twitter stream.

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