HMV sacks employees, forgets to change the Twitter password
Jan. 31, 2013
HMV's Twitter feed got a lot of attention today, but not for any reason that the company can be happy about: Angry employees that were being let go in a "mass execution" took to Twitter to live-tweet their dismissal.
Those tweets were deleted, of course, but screenshots capture those 20 minutes for posterity.
The account is evidently back in company hands, and being used for damage control: