The complete guide to social media failures

The complete guide to getting the Twitter handle you want
Quartz
... activity are publicly visible.” So an account might appear dead, but someone might be an active reader of other's tweets. The company might also not want to delete an account that's less than a year old without giving someone a chance to use it again.


Washington Post

US Airways Apologizes For Plane P*ssygate, But What They're Doing To The ...
PerezHilton.com
The US Airways employee who accidentally tweeted a CAH-razy seXXX-rated picture from the company's Twitter account on April 14th will not be fired… And that's according to US Airways spokesperson Matt Miller. BTW if you haven't seen the NSFW pic ...
US Airways won't fire worker who sent lewd tweetCNNMoney
US Airways said lewd tweet was mistake made by employeeFOX19

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Examiner.com

Chase Vasser lands role on 'The Walking Dead' Season 5, tweets spoilers
Examiner.com
It's important to note that this Tweet was almost immediately deleted by Vasser, maybe he realized he was giving away light spoilers and told to delete the tweet. It was a bit of a disappointment to later read his tweet, “Bad timing to say I've never ...

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Washington Post

US Airways investigating pornographic toy airplane tweet
Fox News
"We apologize for the inappropriate image we recently shared in a Twitter response," Anderson said in an emailed statement. "We deeply regret the mistake and we are currently reviewing our processes to prevent such errors in the future," he said.
US Airways pornographic tweet sets Twitter on fireChicago Tribune
US Airways won't fire worker who sent lewd tweetCNNMoney
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Fashion Times

US Airways Apologize for Explicit Twitter Photo Mistake
Fashion Times
(Photo : Twitter) The airline has expressed its apology for mistakenly sending an explicit image on the social networking site Twitter. Print This. Text + -. Share This. Facebook Share. Twitter Tweet. Related. Almost Half of Twitter Users Never Posted ...


US Airways tweet controversy: Airline apologizes for lewd photo sent via Twitter
First Coast News
American Airlines, which is in the process of merging with US Airways, offered both an apology and an explanation for the tweet. "We apologize for the inappropriate image we recently shared in a Twitter response," spokesman Matt Miller told Today in ...


BBC News

Esther McVey apology for tweet during Hillsborough service
BBC News
The Conservative minister Esther McVey has apologised for a tweet attacking the Labour Party during the Hillsborough memorial service. A tweet from the account of the MP for Wirral West linked to a press release and said: "Wirral Labour can't be ...
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BBC News

US Airways apologises for explicit image sent on Twitter
BBC News
Once the mistake had been realised US Airways deleted the offending tweet and issued an apology. "We apologise for an inappropriate image recently shared as a link in one of our responses. We've removed the tweet and are investigating," it said on its ...


CNN

Ice Cube apologizes for offending Paul Walker fans
CNN
Ice Cube apologized on Twitter to Paul Walker fans/the world after he expressed his disappointment over losing the Best Screen Duo award at the MTV Movie Awards to Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker for "Fast & Furious 6." Pro tip: Don't complain ...
Ice Cube disses Paul Walker, 'Ride Along' robbed by sympathy vote at 2014 ...Mstarz

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US Airways apologizes for pornographic tweet
WKYC-TV
American Airlines, which is in the process of merging with US Airways, offered both an apology and an explanation for the tweet. "We apologize for the inappropriate image we recently shared in a Twitter response," spokesman Matt Miller told Today in ...


Is US Airways' porn photo the worst of Twitter gaffes?
USA TODAY
Campbell Soup, the maker of SpaghettiOs, apologized for the tweet and said the Twitter account is managed internally, not by an agency. In Chrysler's case, an employee with Chrysler's social media agency was fired over a tweet in 2011 that read, "I ...


US Airways tweet: Apology issued after pornographic photo sent on Twitter
Examiner.com
US Airways is apologizing and investigating after a tweet sent from the airline's account included a graphic photo that is certainly not rated PG. Twitter exploded with jokes and Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) rounds up some of the best.on.aol.com.

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