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# social media fail

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# social media fail
'That's me sorted for the Listowel Races': St Vincent de Paul apologises over student's social media boast
The charity was forced to cancel a cheque issued to a student who claimed it was needed to pay his college fees.
# poor paul
This corporate Twitter account's tribute to David Bowie backfired spectacularly
Oh dear.
# crappy new year
A ton of brands made the exact same mistake with their scheduled New Year's tweets
Not so hasty, you guys.
# Off The Grid
11 people who need to give up social media for Lent
It’s time.
# Brand
Major US chain sparks outrage by joking about 'Serial' murder on Twitter
AKA how not to be a brand on social media.
# cosby meme
Here is why Bill Cosby's meme experiment went horribly awry last night
Let’s just say it didn’t go according to plan.
# social media fail
A LOT of brands really messed up their 9/11 tributes yesterday
Sometimes it’s probably wiser to say nothing at all.
# why i stayed
Pizza brand accidentally tweets joke about pizza on domestic abuse hashtag
# Oversharing
13 people who shouldn't be allowed to share on social media
Oh dear.