#BerryFunny: @Facebook-ers Use @Walmart Campaign To Exile @Pitbull To Alaska!!
This is the perfect example of a social media campaign gone wrong.
I’m sure you’ve seen Pitbull’s Energy Sheets advertisements, the caffeine-infused approximate of Listerine strips.
Well, Walmart announced on Tuesday that they would send the Cuban-American rapper Pitbull to the store location that received the most Facebook LIKES by July 15.
So guess what happened?
Yep, The Walmart in Kodiak now has over 60,000 Facebook Likes – more than 10 times the population of the island.
I say Pitbull should go. He made the commitment, plus he won’t be needing much for his trip because according to a reddit user, this particular Walmart has everything a resident of Kodiak needs - snow shoes, bear repellant, and hunting gear.
“There’s also a HUGE Coast Guard base there, so I’m sure that the families of the service members will get a kick out of it,” the user wrote.
Fortunately, Pitbull has a sense of humor because he invited Thrope to join him when he’s there: