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Home Depot apologizes for racist tweet

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Home Depot has apologized for a racist tweet sent out on its official account on Thursday and terminated the outside agency and individual responsible for it.

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"We have zero tolerance for anything so stupid and offensive," the company tweeted after removing the tweet. "We terminated the agency and individual who posted it."

Home Depot has neither named the firm nor the individual involved in the tweet, but they are reviewing internal policies.

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