Don’t mess v her ex. Avril Lavigne publicly protected her estranged husband, Chad Kroeger, and also his band, Nickelback, on Thursday, December 22, after Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg joked around them in a new video.

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The on facebook founder poked fun at the band, best known for the 2001 fight “How You repeat Me,” in a YouTube video clip on Tuesday, December 20, while promoting his brand-new home assistant Jarvis, which is voiced through Morgan Freeman.

While demonstrating the AI assistant’s features, Zuckerberg inquiry Jarvis come play “some an excellent Nickelback songs.”

Jarvis replied, “I’m sorry, Mark. I’m afraid ns can’t execute that. There are no great Nickelback songs.”

“Good, that was actually a test,” Zuckerberg responded (at around 1:15 in the video clip below). “OK, how around just play some songs the our whole family likes.”

But the “Complicated” singer didn’t discover the dig funny and also posted a message to Zuckerberg ~ above Twitter ~ above Thursday.

“Dear Mark,” she wrote. “Many human being use your assets — some civilization love them and also some human being don’t. One of two people way, you’re allowed your musical opinion however, your jab at Nickelback is in negative taste.”

“When you have a voice like yours, you may want to consider being much more responsible with promoting bullying, particularly given what’s going top top in the human being today,” she continued, including the hashtags #SayNoToBullying #TheJokeIsOld #NickelbackHasSoldOver50MillionAlbums.

Lavigne, 32, separation from Kroeger, 42, in September 2015 after 2 years that marriage, but the pair remain friendly, even spending Valentine’s day 2016 together and reuniting in the recording studio in in march to work on brand-new music.

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