‘To Kill a Mocking Kurd:’ #ISISmovies Twitter hashtag trends
A Twitter hashtag is currently trending, mocking militant group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
Ever heard of “Three Beheadings and a Funeral?” What about “Good Infidel Hunting?”
Well, they certainly aren’t flicks Hugh Grant and Matt Damon would choose to star in.
A Twitter hashtag is currently trending, mocking militant group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
Morphing movie names to fit to the violence and mass killings of Iraqi minorities linked to the group in recent months, Twitter users have gotten extremely creative. Controversial tweets such as "To Kill a Mocking Kurd" have also been shared, as well as "Girls just want to have fundamentalism" and "Beheading Private Ryan."
Here are a few tweets being circulated right now.
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