Taylor Swift fans blast Burger King on Twitter over a joke

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Burger King is trying to make up for some “Bad Blood” between the fast-food chain and Taylor  Swift fans.

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On Wednesday, someone tweeted at Burger King asking what its favorite Taylor Swift song was, Fox News reported.

The chain responded in a now-deleted tweet: “The one about her ex,” Fox reported.

Taylor Swift at the American Music Awards in 2019. (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

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After that, "Swifties," as the singer’s fans are called, started the hashtag #BurgerKingisOverParty.

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However, the person who started the hashtag intended for it to be a joke, according to Fox.

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Some Twitter users appeared to take it seriously, though.

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On Thursday, Burger King tried to ease some of the tension with a link to the restaurant’s offers.

“Let’s shake it off,” Burger King posted, making a reference to one of Swift's hit songs. Celebrate "#BurgerKingIsOverParty with the $3 shake + fries deal in the app.”

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