Found June 10, 2013 on Diehardsport:
When tweeting you have to be especially careful what you say.  Particularly if you are a sports franchise or a celebrity, someone will see it, take a screenshot and it will live on the Internet forever. The Philadelphia Flyers Twitter account apparently forgot to spellcheck this tweet when they were announcing the date for a new prospects function called “Trial on the Isle.”  Rather than saying hit the beach, the Flyers account said ******* the beach.”  While they could also do that too, it would be frowned upon. [SB Nation]  

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