1436967 story Fired Via Instant Message 367 Posted by michael on Saturday February 28, 2004 @06:47PM from the new-low dept. JThaddeus writes "Yahoo! news reports that South Korea's third-largest credit card issuer, KEB Credit Service, fired 161 people--a quarter of its workforce--via mobile phone text messages. Hey, at least they got told, right? Afterall, they could have been like Milton."