This bizarre Twitter graphic is giving people nightmares

Twitter has been in the eye of the public quite a lot recently (what, with Elon Musk buying it and all). But now it's coming under scrutiny for one very peculiar reason – the internet is not a fan of its beady-eyed "No quote tweets" mascot. 

A user on Twitter has pointed out the obscure bird design (see below) and asked the question we all had on our minds: why on Earth does it have human eyes? If you're yet to join Twitter (where have you been?), and fancy diving into the weird world of retweets, likes and now, freaky birds, but don't have a device to support the platform, then make sure you check out our roundup of the best deals on iPads. In the meantime, let's take a deeper look at this strange hybrid creature.

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.

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