Earlier, we told you about Cheese Reporter assistant editor and specialty cheese editor Moira Crowley and the nasty email she apparently sent to NRCC regional press secretary Carly Atchison in response to a question about abortion survivors.

Well, the Cheese Reporter has had a few hours to look into the matter, and here’s the statement they’ve put together:

Oh.

Are there a lot of hackers out there trying to take down the Cheese Reporter?

So we’re definitely buying this, then.

One would think. Hey, here’s a question:

Maybe they were just trying to save Carly the trouble of unfollowing them:

Dude.

We all are.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional text and tweets.