12/21/2012 02:02 pm ET

Top 5 Email Fails Of 2012

What a year for terrible emails. Everywhere from New York to Afghanistan, private emails have been made public -- often with terrible results, sometimes a bit more hilariously.

Thankfully, The Swizzle compiled a list of the year's most memorable email disasters. Be thankful you didn't make the cut, but don't get too cocky. It could be you one day.

Check out the worst email fails of 2012:

Top 5 Email Fails Of 2012