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    Twitter users joke terror threat alarms American Airlines

    I really hope they don't let this go. She needs some type of punishment. How incredibly stupid.

    Twitter users joke terror threat alarms American Airlines

    What a Twit.

    A Twitter user named Sarah threatened to do something really big in terror-laced tweet to American Airlines, but quickly begged forgiveness when the airline promised to contact the FBI.

    hello my names Ibrahim and Im from Afghanistan, Sarah wrote on Sunday. Im part of Al Qaida and on June 1st Im gonna do something really big bye.

    The airline responded swiftly.

    Sarah, we take these threats very seriously. Your IP address and details will be forwarded to security and the FBI.


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    Am I getting old, or are some Twitter users incredibly stupid, even after taking into account how most of them are probably tweens?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ebonydarkness View Post
    Am I getting old, or are some Twitter users incredibly stupid, even after taking into account how most of them are probably tweens?
    You may in fact be getting old (), but twitter users can in fact be incredibly stupid. Not just kids, adults too!
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    LOL @ "I blocked the FBI just in case." Even if American Airlines made an empty threat, she obviously doesn't understand the gravity of her actions.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Salem View Post
    Good! Maybe it will show others, that being stupid can also be a crime! It just isn't funny to joke about stuff like that!
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    Seriously? Another genius


    Despite her arrest, others didn't get the message.

    Another Twitter user sent a threat to Southwest Airlines, which responded Monday by saying: "The safety of our customers and employees is our top priority. Your info had been given to the appropriate authorities." The user later tweeted it was a joke.


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    And now the copy cats have come out (watching HLN). I hope that the FBI is tracing every single IP address, and paying lots of visits.
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    grats Sarah - now you're on terror watch lists all over the world ... you may or may not have huge issues travelling, depending I suppose on whether you're actually charged - they might cut you a break this time BUT this will follow you for the rest of your life - even if the investigation reveals you are just a foolish girl ... this will follow you - if you live 80 more years, you may STILL be on a government watch list ... oh boy, what a mess

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    Some kids have no concept of consequences. Composing a 140-character-or-under tweet doesn't take much thought. It doesn't occur to them how typing out certain words can get you in trouble with the law and/or follow you for the rest of your life.


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    Very stupid.




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    WTF?

    Dozens of teenagers are now tweeting bomb jokes to American Airlines

    One dumb teenager is easily excused but the host of Twitter users currently tweeting bomb threats at major airlines is another story entirely.

    In either case, youd think that would warn off other pranksters but the opposite has actually been true. In fact, at least a dozen other people have threatened American or, oddly, Southwest, an unrelated airline, under the guise of a prank or joke.


    @AmericanAir the bomb goes of in 3 hours
    Alden Fernandez ♥ (@AldoFernz) April 14, 2014

    @AmericanAir I have a bomb under the next plane to take off
    Army Jacket . (@ShyyLicious) April 14, 2014

    @AmericanAir Im gonna bomb your 737 jet


    ▲ demi ▼ (@ddlovatosteddy) April 14, 2014


    @AmericanAir You really seem to not care that im about to bomb your plane thats headed to Paris. Btw, my name is Ahmed.
    Allie (@ComedyBatman) April 14, 2014

    @SouthwestAir @WesleyWalrus is gonna bomb your next few flights
    donnie cyrus. (@MileyFawLife) April 14, 2014

    @Politie_Rdam @YourAnonCentral @AmericanAir release her or Ill bomb your HQ. you gonna arrest me now?
    admrl. anonymous (@nonfreak) April 14, 2014

    @AmericanAir Hello Am From Iraq i Want 1Million Or I Will Plan A Bomb To Your Next Flight To Paris !! Bye Bye America
    The Real Slim Shady (@WaleedMeshari) April 14, 2014

    @AmericanAir Hello, Im eduardo. ago a couple of weeks were warned, im ignored. you will pay the consequences. Bomb! HAHAHAHA
    eduardo (@eduardo37276391) April 14, 2014

    @AmericanAir hello my name is Ibrahim I think you guys are the BOMB!!!!!!
    zahra (@versaceftziam) April 14, 2014

    .@SouthwestAir I bake really good pies and my friends call me ″the bomb am I still allowed to fly?
    Kale (@KalenRiley10) April 14, 2014

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