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Murdoch Harangued On Twitter For 'Gloating' Sydney Siege Tweet

16/12/2014 20:03 GMT | Updated 16/12/2014 20:59 GMT

Amid the tragic denouement of the Australian hostage siege, one man found reason for glee. Rupert Murdoch, the increasingly befuddled media kingpin, whose News Corp owns the Australian Daily Telegraph in Sydney, tweeted congratulations to his editors for including the “bloody outcome” in its final editions.

The post cause immediate uproar online. Here are just a few of the responses…