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A hacker took control of Harvard’s student newspaper to troll one of the Ivy League institution’s famous former students, Mark Zuckerberg, ahead of his commencement address to the Class of 2017.
A hacker utilized the Harvard student newspaper, the Crimson, to troll former student Mark Zuckerberg ahead of his commencement address. Zuckerberg, who dropped out of the university due to the success of Facebook, also received an honorary degree during the commencement ceremonies.
“MARK ZOINKERBURG AT IT AGAIN,” one headline read. “OP-ED: How Come Everyone Talks About How I Stole Facebook But Nobody Talks About How I Murdered Eduardo Saverin,” another read.
“Earlier today, The Harvard Crimson’s website was altered by an unauthorized user,” Crimson president Derek Choi said in a statement.
An archived version of the hacker’s handiwork can be viewed here.
Tom Ciccotta is a libertarian who writes about economics and higher education for Breitbart News. You can follow him on Twitter @tciccotta or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org