News Montreal Canadiens Twitter promotion goes horribly wrong

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  1. MutteringJohn

    MutteringJohn Well-Known Member

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    Montreal Canadiens hockey team wanted to celebrate their 1 million Twitter followers by allowing people to create custom jerseys. It was automated so you can guess the result before they put an end to it.

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    @NlGGERSUBBAN Pour te remercier… / Just to thank you… #CanadiensMTL1Mpic.twitter.com/LbdyxqmNUJ

    — Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) February 24, 2016

    @TOILETHABS Le capitaine tient à te remercier. / The captain wants to thank you. #CanadiensMTL1M https://t.co/lk1nnyLJWO

    — Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) February 24, 2016

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    Automated messages were sent from our account tonight resulting from a filtering issue in our campaign to thank our 1M Twitter followers.
     
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    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

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    And who says Canadians have no sense of humor?
     
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    Didn't this happen to the Patriots?
     
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    I love how they're in English and French
     
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    Heh. Sometimes sports promotion people forget that the general public can be lewd and crude. I remember reading a story about the Kansas City Royals once holding a "Tank Top Night", at which fans coming to the game would receive a Royals tank top t-shirt. After consuming a few beers and possibly at the insistence of their boyfriends, some of the lady fans stripped off their tops and put on the tank tops. It became a Wing Bowl situation.
     
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    I love it. Stevie Wonder would have seen this coming.
     
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    yep....it's one big OOPS!
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Thanks Obama