Crass Move of the Day: Here Are Five Brands Trying to Take Advantage of 9/11 for Sales

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Build-A-Bear's hastily-deleted tweet was just one of several brands caught in the act of turning one of the most deadly attacks on American soil into a chance to promote their #brand with #sales on Twitter. That doesn't even compare to these four though. Here's Intimacy Box, a lingerie company, who had the gumption to even get the date of the attack wrong:



CVS couldn't resist slapping their corporate logo on their sentimentality (via Seth Fiegerman):



Of course, what better way to think about and honor 9/11 than from a company that makes prosthetic fappable lady-bits:



And finally, here's a series of tweets (via Brandon Wall) from a Bikram Yoga studio in Arlington, VA:



Bikram Yoga eventually apologized for any insensitivity, but not before laying down the Loose Change conspiracy nonsense and a healthy lack of Basic Human Dignity.

Ill-Advised Marketing Campaign of the Week: PETA Encourages to Go Vegan, Beat Your Girlfriend

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I don't know about you, but domestic abuse doesn't make me want to eat vegetables. This mainly makes me want to eat MORE meat to get back at PETA for producing this crap.

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