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7 Food Promotions Gone Horribly Wrong! —

http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/25060

Have you heard about Burger King’s new Texican Whopper? The taste of Texas and a little, spicy Mexican – and they do mean little. The ad for the new product ran only briefly in Spain and the United Kingdom before the Mexican government demanded it be pulled. Seems they don’t like having their countrymen depicted as three-foot-tall wrestlers who wear the Mexican flag as a cape. A flop? You decide. The ad has been viewed about a half-million times on YouTube. Here are a few more promotions that didn’t go the way the marketing gurus had planned.

Just thought I’d share..

-Todd


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