The U.N. is set today to formally recognize Palestine as an independent state, and it seems that the anticipatory trembles have started affecting the social media staff’s brains. The official U.N. account sent out this tweet for “Palestinian Solidarity Day”:

Hold the phone. One-state solution? Gee, wonder which one state the U.N. favors …

Pro-Israel Twitterer Challah Hu Akbar was all over it:

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274231676861833216

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274232374198419457

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274233244642324480

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274233656824979457

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274234087370276864

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274235550435794944

For a while, the U.N. left the original tweet where it was and merely sent out a corrected version:

https://twitter.com/ChallahHuAkbar/status/274236785901572096

As it turns out, U.N. staffer Nancy Groves was responsible for the botched tweet:

But the mea culpa wasn’t about to stand in the way of well-deserved mockage:

All ribbing aside, the U.N.’s social media savvy may be cloudy, but where it stands on the future of Israel is crystal clear.

https://twitter.com/AG_Conservative/status/274246009842974720

(Hat tip: @einfal)

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