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Diplo Faces Backlash After Making Joke About Thailand’s Soccer Team

Diplo is finding himself in some hot water after recently tweeting about Thailand's trapped soccer team.

The DJ and producer posted a photo of himself and rapper Post Malone holding a flashlight titled “me and Post Malone looking for that Thai soccer team.”

Diplo's fans quickly caught mention of the soccer team and were outraged that Diplo was making light on the team of young kids trapped in a save in Northern Thailand. Despite being miraculously found alive on July 2nd, the team remained trapped due to the monsoon.

Fans were quick to respond to Diplo's insensitive tweets:

Diplo has yet to respond to this backlash.

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