03/05/2013 06:59 pm ET

10 Famous Career Destroying Moments Caught On Tape (NSFW LANGUAGE VIDEO)

Odds are, most of us have said or done something in our lives that, if it were to appear in front of a national audience, would destroy our careers.

This is pretty much what happened to the 10 celebrities and politicians featured in the above video, whether it was accidental tweet, an interview gone wrong, a disastrous debate or a leaked phone call. All of these folks suffered consequences, ranging from a onslaught of bad PR to prison time. There are many valuable lessons to be learned from these luminaries -- mostly, that you shouldn't be a horrible person.