Weather Channel says it’s sorry for sarcastic tweet

After a Fort Worth city councilman complained about the cable channel’s app using pictures of Dallas for reports for his home city, its Twitter account replied in a snippy fashion.

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Hey snoozing @weatherchannel social media team, see anything missing now? CC @YahooWeather @wfaaweathertoo

— Councilm. Joel Burns (@JoelBurns) May 12, 2014

The Weather Channel replied to his tweet with what reads like a sarcastic snipe at the councilman. Burns is openly gay and made headlines with an impassioned “It Gets Better” speech at a 2010 council meeting.

@JoelBurns Sorry to see you go. Good luck on ending bullying.

— The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) May 12, 2014

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