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  7/25/2014, Tammuz 27, 5774

Cupcake Company Tweets Sweet Anti-Semitism

A New York City cupcake truck has taken its business failures out on Jews and Israel, Tablet reported Thursday - tweeting anti-Israel comments on its official company page.

“Ironically what the Zionist pigs are doing to Palestinian Arabs today is exactly what Hitler and the Nazi’s did to them,” the Cupcake Crew tweeted Wednesday, along with the hashtag #FreePalestine. The tweet garnered enormous backlash from customers and Jewish tweeters alike, and the tweet has since been taken down.