24 Embarrassing Times People Sent The Wrong Thing In A Work Email
Have you ever sent a wrong email or text and later realise that you just committed a blunder at your work place?
Awkward email mistakes and drafting oopsies happen to everyone: Even those in the highest ranks of government.
— Josh Taylor (@joshgnosis) October 15, 2018
Hey, it happens to the best of us. In the spirit of admitting that we all make mistakes ― not just officials at the highest levels of our government ― here are 24 tweets from people who have sent the wrong thing at work.
Thanks to something I cut out of a tweet earlier, I’ve just accidentally pasted ha ha haemorrhoids into the middle of an important email.
— The Bath Bird (@TheBathBird) June 17, 2013
Just emailed a writer with my “notes” and accidentally attached a picture of Ted Bundy instead of the edited essay…
— Lincoln Michel (@TheLincoln) September 14, 2015
I may have just accidentally inserted the UB40 Red Red Wine video into a work email instead of the link I meant to paste.
— Jennifer Mendelsohn 🇺🇸 (@CleverTitleTK) October 2, 2018
(Accidentally emailed above message to entire office)
— Shit Ally Says (@alasdairswisdom) November 14, 2018
Emailed my boss by accident saying “let me know when you get sex please” rather than “let me know when you get a sec”. Can I go home now?
— EMILY (@efemme_music) August 22, 2014
Ummmmmm I accidentally emailed this comic to several contractors instead of our building plans pic.twitter.com/nptahCOqVa
— Adrienne Porter Felt (@__apf__) October 27, 2017
Today in avoided autocorrect disasters: noticing my phone put ‘whoring’ into a work email when I meant ‘wrong’.
— Line Art Lionheart (@notalogin) July 22, 2016
OH NO BIG DEAL, just accidentally emailed my husband’s boss’s boss instead of my husband, brb going to die.
— Kelsey Dake Rushing (@kelseyrushing) November 15, 2018
My mom accidentally emailed a well respected neurologist an instructional video on how to tie shoes instead of the lab results she meant to send and I’m hysterically laughing
— rachel🦋 (@delicatejapril) November 16, 2018
ACCIDENTALLY PASTED THIS INTO AN EMAIL INSTEAD OF MY E-SIGNATURE, AND IN MY PANIC TO DELETE IT MANAGED TO SEND IT. AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH. pic.twitter.com/0wsTKiAyDJ
— James Bridget Gordon ⚽️🏳️🌈💫 (@thaumatropia) September 26, 2017
just emailed my boss’s boss to let her know i needed to take a “dick day” ok this is fine
— CHELO (@chelllssseeea) October 22, 2018
ACCIDENTALLY PASTED THIS INTO AN EMAIL INSTEAD OF MY E-SIGNATURE, AND IN MY PANIC TO DELETE IT MANAGED TO SEND IT. AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH. pic.twitter.com/a5ZDWyJiK4
— dee (@katydeedonnelly) September 25, 2017
when you accidentally write “easier to poop,” instead of “easier to loop,” in a work email. 😰
— connievan (@_connievan) October 14, 2018
Just typed ‘big fux’ in a work email instead of ‘bug fix’ how’s your Wednesday going?
— Kris Escudero (@kede23) November 7, 2018
I finally did it. I sent a work email that said Love you! instead of Lisa because Gmail autocorrect is here to destroy us all.
— Lisa Lucas (@likaluca) October 31, 2018
My director emailed me asking how my script work was going. Apparently I replied with, “Licking ass and taking names.” Thank you, autocorrect, thank you.
— 🎭ᑌᖇᔕᑌᒪᗩ🎭 (@3sunzzz) October 27, 2018
I accidentally emailed some Masterchef screenshots to the wrong editor pic.twitter.com/fRTRZn7zDd
— Eleanor Robertson (@marrowing) September 15, 2015
You might be having a bad day, but the woman who accidentally emailed our entire company about her divorce is having a worse one.
— Maureen McManus (@Maureen_McM) May 12, 2016
my boss accidentally emailed me a selfie last night so I decided to make something out of it pic.twitter.com/y6oFWRWpjZ
— maggie (@yeahmaggi) August 30, 2016
In apolitical news I just got 179 emails because a coworker accidentally emailed the whole company & everyone replied back to all REMOVE ME.
— The Volatile Mermaid (@OhNoSheTwitnt) March 9, 2017
Just accidentally emailed a porn link to a co-worker. So I emailed ten other co-workers the link and called it a virus.
— Mr. Drinks On Me (@Mr_DrinksOnMe) April 13, 2017
Just sent a work email to another branch saying we have yet to see their shipment on our dick instead of dock so if you need me I’ll be unemployed
— Bri (@BPtheGasStation) November 13, 2018
I typed “Need POO” on the subject line for an email at work instead of “NEED POA”. I’ll go jump off a bridge now.
— melisa. (@guardado_m) November 5, 2018
Just wrote ‘penetration’ instead of ‘presentation’ in a work email.
There goes my college degree and 10+ years of work experience.
— Angie B (@Angibangie) April 19, 2016