Donald Trump’s former White Home social media director urged in a really snarky Fact Social publish that his username on the struggling right-wing platform has been hijacked.
“To whomever is grifting and scamming utilizing [my] username … right here on Fact Social get pleasure from your remaining moments of utilizing my title/photograph to rip-off and promote pretend Trump 2024 Golden Playing cards,” Dan Scavino wrote on his profile on Monday.
“You must refund everybody whom you’ve offered them to. When you don’t, they need to sue you,” Scavino added. “I’m coming after your site subsequent, with a stop and desist letter.”
Scavino couldn’t be reached for additional remark by HuffPost.
Hijacked usernames are about the very last thing Donald Trump’s problem-plagued social media site needs proper now. The platform is barely off the bottom months after its wobbly launch, and the prospect of scammers commandeering consumer info might additional discourage individuals to signal on.
Individuals famous on Twitter that they’ve additionally been focused by gross sales pitches for Trump 2024 “Gold Cards.” Some critics puzzled what the distinction is between actual and pretend gold Trump playing cards.
If Trump’s ex-social media director can’t shut down the rip-off, individuals on Twitter speculated who may.