It’s Just Twitter? A Gallery Of Dummies Who Were Fired Over Tweets

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15 Dummies Who Were Fired Over Tweets

Twitter 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.

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It only took ONE incredibly-racist tweet for the privileged P.R. exec to lose everything. But she recently bounced back.

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The strong-faced starlet lost her Adidas gig after joking about Rihanna’s domestic abuse saga during their infamous Twitter war.

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Before this tweet, Carly McKinney was a 10th grade teacher at Overland High School in Colorado. And the rest is history.

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Home Depot fired the Grade A dummy responsible for this too-offensive-to-be-real tweet.

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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.

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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.

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Waiter Jon-Barrett Ingels puts non-tipping HBO star on blast. Guess what happened next.

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Connor Riley lost her Cisco job before it even started. Life comes at you fast.

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The ex-MLB pitcher-turned-sports broadcaster was promptly fired from The “Ticket” radio show on KTCK-AM in Texas.

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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.

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Milk truck employee Brendan O’Connor was eventually fired for “tip shaming.” Cold world.

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Scott Bartosiewicz was a social media strategist for New Media Strategies before this tweet. Keyword: WAS.

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Pro tip: Unpopular opinions get you fired. Quickly.

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According to MSNBC, the staffer responsible for this tweet was canned.

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