Twitter intended to verify Keiran Lee, a man whose penis, according to his profile, is "insured for $1 million dollars". But the people at Twitter put the 'i' before 'e' in the first name and caused a mix-up. Suddenly, a mild-mannered Twitter used was verified, a mark of fame and notoriety.
Others took notice, and even the 'real' Keiran Lee was a good sport about it.
via @falken1974 & @KeiranLee
They did not let him keep his verification.