Out of context, Home Depot’s latest tweet doesn’t make a whole lot of sense:
That’s because the “stupid and offensive” item in question was quickly deleted from the company’s Twitter account Thursday afternoon after a wave of complaints such as this one:
Quite a few Twitter users grabbed a screenshot of it before the company took it down, however.
While a few commenters wondered publicly why people were calling the photo racist, Home Depot itself seemed to understand the complaints as soon as they started popping up. The company has issued dozens of apologies via Twitter replies
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