Billionaire businessman Mike Bloomberg didn’t qualify for Tuesday evening’s Democratic debate, however his marketing campaign cooked up a weird plan to insert him into the dialog anyway: a whole lot of bizarre tweets.
Since Bloomberg has been financing his presidential run together with his personal cash, he didn’t meet the Democratic Nationwide Committee’s grassroots fundraising threshold, which required every marketing campaign to show it had greater than 200,000 distinctive donors unfold throughout the nation.
Regardless of for the extraordinarily properly financed Bloomberg, who has already spent tens of tens of millions (and counting) on tv adverts. His social media staffers got here up with dozens of unusual tweets that had the impact of shadowing the entire debate dialog on social media.
Marketing campaign spokeswoman Gaila Slayen confirmed the account had not been hacked, saying, “The social crew is making an attempt one thing enjoyable tonight.”
Apparently, sooner or later throughout his inauguration, Bloomberg plans to flaunt his love for “A Star Is Born,” the Girl Gaga model:
For the worth of a postage stamp, you possibly can obtain a hardened, crusty slab of brown guacamole in a grease-stained envelope:
And good luck making an attempt to neglect ever seeing this:
However wait, there’s extra.
Whether or not the second billionaire to enter the 2020 race as a Democrat received his cash’s value out of this stunt, nevertheless, has but to be seen.
Jenna Amatulli contributed to this report.
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