IAC Has Responded To Its PR Director's Cringeworthy Tweet

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Justine Sacco, the head of PR for IAC, the parent company of Vimeo, Tinder, and OkCupid, tweeted something really cringeworthy a few hours ago:

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Justine Sacco

Twitter

Not good.

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We first saw the tweet on Valleywag. IAC just reached out to Valleywag with an official statement:

This is an outrageous, offensive comment that does not reflect the views and values of IAC. Unfortunately, the employee in question is unreachable on an international flight, but this is a very serious matter and we are taking appropriate action.

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UPDATE: She has deleted the tweet, and her whole account.