Once upon a time, celebrities relied on publicists to bail them out of a jam. Following a PR nightmare, they’d remain mum, sit back, and let the professionals do the talking.
But now that celebrities (along with the rest of us) have multiple social media platforms at their fingertips, they often thoughtlessly tweet without all the facts, share an ignorant comment that would be better left unsaid, or try and do their own PR cleanup... and fail miserably. Instant regret follows, then the tweet disappears minutes later. But when you have hundreds of thousands or millions of followers, obviously somebody is going to see it… and screenshot it… and share it for all the world to see.
It's hard to believe Twitter is still a baby at only seven years old today, since it has become so ingrained into our culture... particularly when it comes to our interactions with celebrities. So in honor of Twitter's 7th birthday, here are 7 deleted tweets from celebrities that should never have been tweeted in the first place!