Andrew Kaczynski, a reporter with CNN's KFile, said he would not name the person behind the account - but could do so if he said anything offensive in future.
The article read: 'CNN is not publishing "Han A**hole Solo's" name because he is a private citizen who has issued an extensive statement of apology, showed his remorse by saying he has taken down all his offending posts, and because he said he is not going to repeat this ugly behavior on social media again.'He then added: 'CNN reserves the right to publish his identity should any of that change.' President Donald Trump tweeted an edited video clip of himself hitting Vince Mc Mahon at Wrestle Mania 23, but the CNN logo was slapped over Mc Mahon's face.
it's a GA crime if they threatened to "Disseminate any information tending to subject any person to hatred, contempt, or ridicule....",' he tweeted.
Twitter user @nicole_bee took to the social media site to say she’s ‘not a fan’.
Make fun of them with a humorous gif and they threaten you. ' 'So I guess they weren't effective threatening the admin so they go after & bully a 15 y/o?
Seems in line w their "standards" #CNNBlackmail,' Trump Jr wrote, repeating a claim made by some online that 'Han A**hole Solo' was a teenage boy.
Posted on Reddit by user Darth Snoopy, who is believed to work for the coffee chain, this year's festive themed takeaway cup features illustrations of a Christmas tree, stack of gifts, starts and two turtle doves in black and red ink.
Miniature red coffee cups can also be spotted along with love hearts and holding hands.'I am in no way this kind of person.'He added that he would 'never support any kind of violence or actions against others simply for what they believe in, their religion, or the lifestyle they choose to have.' Reddit user Han A**hole Solo then came forward to take credit for the GIF, writing he was 'honored,' saying 'Holy s***!!