November 2007: According to Gawker, in a famous and viral story, Kevin Colvin, a college intern, was Facebook fired. Allegedly, Mr. Colvin requested time off from work to attend a family emergency. Then, he posted photos of himself at a party during the time he was supposed to be off.
His boss found the photos, and in a terse reply let him know that he was caught. Here are the alleged photos and e-mail exchanges.