Scott Bartosiewicz, the social media marketer sacked for sending a tweet containing the F-word from Chrysler’s corporate account, has spoken out and blamed Tweetdeck for the errant message.

The 28-year-old had tweeted (minus the asterisks): “I find it ironic that Detroit is known as the #motorcity and yet no one here knows how to f**king drive.”

He was fired by his employer, New Media Solutions, in the wake of the incident. But, as you’ll see in the video above, he reckons a Tweetdeck bug is to blame for the sacking.

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