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Did neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer stage a fake hack by Anonymous?

What seemed like a simple case of retaliation against a right-wing hate site has turned into a debate over who really dunnit.

A post appeared on The Daily Stormer claiming that the hacking collective known as Anonymous managed to break into and seize control.

“THIS SITE IS NOW UNDER THE CONTROL OF ANONYMOUS,” the alleged hackers wrote. “WE HAVE TAKEN THIS SITE IN THE NAME OF HEATHER HEYER A VICTIM OF WHITE SUPREMACIST TERRORISM. FOR TOO LONG THE DAILY STORMER AND ANDREW ANGLIN HAVE SPEWED THEIR PUTRID HATE ON THIS SITE. THAT WILL NOT BE HAPPENING ANYMORE.”

The alleged hac…
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