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Anderson Cooper says Twitter account hacked after tweet calling Trump a 'pathetic loser'

CNN host Anderson Cooper is claiming he was hacked after his Twitter account responded to a tweet from President TrumpDonald John TrumpIvanka Trump, Jared Kusher's lawyer threatens to sue Lincoln Project over Times Square billboards Facebook, Twitter CEOs to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee on Nov. 17 Sanders hits back at Trump's attack on 'socialized medicine' MORE by calling the president a "pathetic loser."

Trump on Wednesday morning tweeted that GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore worked hard in the Alabama special election, but that the "deck was stacked against him."

"The reason I originally endorsed Luther StrangeLuther Johnson StrangeSessions hits back at Trump days ahead of Alabama Senate runoff The biggest political upsets of the decade State 'certificate of need' laws need to go MORE (and his numbers went up mightily), is that I said Roy Moore will not be able to win the General Election. I was right! Roy worked hard but the deck was stacked against him!" Trump tweeted.

Cooper's Twitter account said in response: "Oh Really? You endorsed him you tool! Pathetic loser."

Following the tweet, CNN Communications tweeted that someone had gained access to the Cooper's account.

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Cooper also said he "woke up to find out someone gained access" to his Twitter account.

"Just woke up to find out someone gained access to my twitter account," Cooper tweeted.

"I have not sent a tweet in days or replied to any tweets. We are looking into how this happened."

The tweets comes after Democrat Doug Jones on Tuesday defeated Moore in the Alabama Senate special election to serve out the remainder of Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsBiden fact checks Trump on 545 families separated at border, calls policy 'criminal' Harris walks fine line on Barrett as election nears The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Facebook - Trump's erratic tweets upend stimulus talks; COVID-19 spreads in White House MORE's term.

Jones is the first member of his party to win a Senate seat in the state since 1992.