On Tuesday, terrorism expert J.M. Berger, an author and contributor to Foreign Policy, alerted Twitter to a hashtag Al Qaeda was supposedly using to “solicit ideas for media ops.”

He encouraged users to chime in using the hashtag, which, according to Google, translates into “suggestions for development of jihadist media.”

Hey everybody, Al Qaeda is using this hashtag to solicit ideas for media ops #اقتراحك_لتطوير_اﻹعلام_الجهادي -- you should all send some.
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
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J.M. Berger


The Internet obliged:
 

Al Qaeda needs to get with the times and hold a @ Cave convention #اقتراحك_لتطوير_اﻹعلام_الجهادي
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
@TomKenniston
Tom Kenniston

 

#اقتراحك_لتطوير_الإعلام_الجهادي What about a Mt. Dew sponsorship deal? Yell "DO THE DEW" then hit the detonator.
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
@Mister_Adequate
Mister_Adequate

 

Al Qaeda the movie: Dude, where's my car bomb? #اقتراحك_لتطوير_اﻹعلام_الجهادي
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt

 

Jihadist's Got Talent: Western infidels vote for their favourite jihadi acts.#اقتراحك_لتطوير_اﻹعلام_الجهادي
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
@ClmRbrts
Calum Roberts

 

Two words "Prestige Worldwide"... "Boats and Ho's" recruitment video.#اقتراحك_لتطوير_اﻹعلام_الجهادي
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
@ChadCostello
Chad Costello

 

How about a Beard Trimming Contest? Proceeds go to your favorite sleeper cell! #اقتراحك_لتطوير_الإعلام_الجهادي
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
@EJSchorr
Eric Schorr

 

Ayman al-Zawahiri should start "Martyrdom," AQ's brand of exclusive fragrances | #اقتراحك_لتطوير_اﻹعلام_الجهادي
How the Internet Hilariously Hijacked an Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorism Brainstorming Attempt
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Mike Doran

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