Stupid People Who Lost Their Jobs Because Of Social Media


With how widespread the media and internet are these days, anything you post online could be seen by people…people like your boss, your co-workers or even your family.  Is it really worth losing your job?  Don’t be dumb! Think before you post!  Here are 15 stupid people who lost their jobs because of social media.

1. Don’t be overly political

The Editor over at Essence…who is white, was fired for posting his personal political views on Facebook. Smart move, buddy.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 11.59.24 AM


2. Racist bartender

When her boss saw these posts, she was removed on the spot. Better luck next time, honey! Maybe try keeping your big judgmental mouth shut.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 11.57.46 AM


3. Apple employee

So, if you work for Apple, you probably shouldn’t be bashing them online…just a thought.  And yes, he was caught and fired. Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.00.22 PM


4. NFL ref gets canned

A replacement ref was fired when it was revealed he was a Saints fan and was going to ref one of their games. He posted the photos on Facebook. You’d think someone whose job is to ref games would think before speaking…but…nope.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.01.00 PM


5. Banker Reveals Boss’ Salary

Stephanie Bon, a banker now without a job, posted her wealthy boss’ salary online.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.02.20 PM

6. Teacher who talks too much

Christine Rubio – After one of her students drowned, she said she wanted to drown some more. Yeah, not a very nice thing to say at all…

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.02.45 PM

7. Eagles employee

An Eagles employee was fired after dissing the entire team on Facebook. Dan Leone (former employee) said this: “Dan is [expletive] devastated about Dawkins signing with Denver. . .Dam Eagles R Retarted!!”  Apparently his English skills are really great too.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.08.17 PM

8. Oregon Football

Oregon football player, Jamer Holland, was kicked off the team for saying he only wanted to be friends with white people in the future…

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.09.43 PM

9. Woman Gets Fired ON FACEBOOK

Whoops is an understatement.  This was probably the fastest and easiest firing this boss has ever had to do. 

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.12.41 PM

10. Don’t blast the CEO

A temp worker, who was denied a raise called her CEO a “tool,” on Facebook. She no longer has a job.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.14.02 PM

11. Pervy high school teacher

This guy is a high school teacher…who makes lewd jokes on Facebook.  Gross.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.16.42 PM

12. Dirty cheerleaders

This Patriots Cheerleader, Caitlin Davis, got fired for posting inappropriate pics of things drawn on a passed out guy’s face.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.18.15 PM

13. Teacher had too much fun

This teacher got fired for drinking. On vacation. Yes, really.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.18.58 PM

14. Still trashed

This guy who just wanted a day to himself after getting a bad hangover.  Shouldn’t post things online–hello!

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.21.46 PM

15. Don’t joke about serious matters– you might make some people really angry.

Justine Sacco- This tweet definitely got this media relations manager canned.  While she was in the air over the continent whose health crisis she had mocked, news of her tweet spread around the Internet.

Screen Shot 2015-06-22 at 12.25.24 PM