A U.S. Government Twitter Account Accidentally Sent Out A Hilarious Tweet About The Kim Kardashian Game

Looks like the reality star has a fan at the EPA. Update: The tweet has been deleted.


The EPA sent out a humorous tweet apologizing for the error, and explained to BuzzFeed why it was sent.

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“An EPA fellow inadvertently triggered an auto-generated tweet. She regrets the error and has been advised on the sensitivities of using social media,” a spokeswoman told BuzzFeed.

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4. Whoever runs the Twitter account for the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s had a bit of down time tonight and decided to move up a social class in the Kim Kardashian game.

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6. With the app, an addicting race to get ahead in Hollywood, dominating smartphone users’ lives, the tweet got hundreds of retweets in minutes.

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HAHAHAHAHAHA RT @EPAwater I'm now a C-List celebrity in Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. Come join me and become famous too by playing on iPhone!

— Mike Mulraney (@mullrainee)
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@EPAwater what are you doing

— Jeffrey Allton (@jeffallton)
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@EPAwater Omg, this is just grand.

— Jonathan Ng (@TheJonathanNg)
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EPA Kim Kardashian Twitter is my new favorite Twitter

— Alex Yudelson (@AlexYudelson)
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The EPA Kim Kardashian Hollywood tweet might be the highlight of my twitter experience.

— Elizabeth Hickey (@squawkingharpy)
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I will never stop laughing about that EPA tweet about Kim Kardashian OH MY GOD

— Eva Palmer (@Eva_Palmer)
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13. Then the jokes began.

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How the EPA's Kim Kardashian tweet makes a strong case for a carbon tax. http://t.co/YEHiH9Pq1A

— Vox (@vauxnews)
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We had a good run, humanity.

— Adrian Carrasquillo (@RealAdrianC)
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The EPA may only be a C-List celebrity on the Kim Kardashian game, but the CIA still hasn't beaten Final Fantasy VII.

— Joshua Lyman (@joshualyman)
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Making the C-list on the Kim Kardashian game is the most efficient thing the EPA ever did https://t.co/ruZ66zH7RQ

— Katie Notopoulos (@katienotopoulos)
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I'd pay someone to catch Kim Kardashian off guard and ask her if she knows what the EPA is. She'll think it's a fashion label.

— Kathleen Schmidt (@Bookgirl96)
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20. A Congressman even jumped on board.

Might be time for a Kardashintervention.

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I'm the last original author of the Clean Water Act, but I have no idea who/what a Kardashian is and I rarely play games. You OK, @EPAwater?

— John Dingell (@john_dingell)
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22. Basically, the EPA is all of us.

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Smh EPA water is addicted to that Kim kardashian game too

— daoud (@daoudtful)
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The EPA quietly deleted the tweet early Tuesday after nearly three hours, and more than 3,000 retweets.

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Rachel Zarrell is a news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
Contact Rachel Zarrell at rachel.zarrell@buzzfeed.com.

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