Another fast food chain, Wendy's, has also commented on the joke, expressing disappointment that KFC are not "following back".
The awesome revelation behind the 11 people KFC follows on Twitter has shook the internet.
The six men includes a musician, journalist, a Green Bay Packers player and university football coach as well was the LA City Council President.
That's right.11 Herbs and Spices on Twitter.
But its list of 11 followed accounts reveals a surprising pattern: six guys named "Herb" and all five members of The Spice Girls.
Whether it's just done for comedic effect or is a genius marketing ploy remains a mystery, but unsurprisingly the Twitterverse is certainly reacting to it.
It was first brought to attention on Reddit and Twitter by some eagle-eyed social media users. AKA the secret recipe for KFC chicken. They are incredible. (Lol?) Today, we've realized that whoever runs the KFC Twitter account needs a raise, because this has blown our minds.
One thing is for sure, Colonel Sanders would be proud.