All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Social Media Fail’

How Many Teammates Did Riley Cooper Just Alienate?

So yeah, Riley Cooper at the Kenny Chesney concert happened, and it appears as if the Internet is currently tripping over its collective self in an effort to respond. In case you missed it, the wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles had an incredibly stupid screw up during the show, and naturally, it was captured on video and posted for …

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Indiana University Doesn’t Want Embarrassing Photos On Your Facebook

Considering the sheer amount of social media failures the younger generation commits on what seems like an hourly basis, it’s surprising we haven’t seen more warnings like this. Sure, a few coaches have addressed social media use with their high profile student athletes, but the suggestion offered by Indiana University is a little bit broader than what’s already been seen. …

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Myspace Finds A Specific Buyer, Justin Timberlake Joins In

Updated at 5:23 pm Someone should really put Myspace out of its misery. It’s almost sad watching it crumble apart, if, for nothing else, the memories of the era it provides. True, aside from the support for musicians, Myspace was much more fluff than substance, but still, it represents an easier time when you didn’t have to “Like” everything and …

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Yet Another Installment of “When Social Media Goes Wrong”

Apparently, the lesson about posting stupid stuff on the Internet and how it can come back to bite you is one we are going to have to revisit again and again, especially now that social media is the norm. Whether it’s Rashard Mendenhall and his Twitter follies or GoDaddy’s CEO sharing his elephant slaughter, it’s clear the immediacy of social …

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