15 Dummies Who Were Fired Over TweetsTwitter is a hilarious playground without rules or order where you can connect with amazing strangers, promote your brand and tweet yourself into unemployment if you go too far. Hit the jump for a head-scratching gallery of dummies who were fired over tweets.
It only took ONE incredibly-racist tweet for the privileged P.R. exec to lose everything. But she recently bounced back.
The strong-faced starlet lost her Adidas gig after joking about Rihanna's domestic abuse saga during their infamous Twitter war.
Before this tweet, Carly McKinney was a 10th grade teacher at Overland High School in Colorado. And the rest is history.
One minute, you're glowing over a $200 tip from future Hall of Famer Peyton Manning. The next, you're unemployed for breaching customer privacy. Life isn't fair.
Probably not a good idea to put a bounty on a college football player’s head, in public, on Twitter, but Dan Sileo did and was fired.
The ex-MLB pitcher-turned-sports broadcaster was promptly fired from The "Ticket" radio show on KTCK-AM in Texas.
The painfully-annoying "comedian" tweeted dreadfully-unfunny jokes about the Japanese tsunami and was fired by Aflac. He was the voice of the Aflac duck.
Scott Bartosiewicz was a social media strategist for New Media Strategies before this tweet. Keyword: WAS.