US military account’s gibberish tweet prompts viral mystery

US military account’s gibberish tweet prompts viral mystery

The Guardian

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People joked it could be nuclear code but real explanation is every social media manager’s nightmare

The perils of working from home while managing the social media account of a major military power have been thrown into sharp relief after the US Strategic Command tweeted a confusing string of gibberish.

Thirteen mysterious characters long, the tweet – “;l;;gmlzxssaw – prompted some on social media to jokingly suggest it was confidential information, for example a password or a nuclear launch code, that had accidentally been leaked.

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