Companies Seize on Facebook Outage to Crack at Joke at Mark Zuckerberg’s Expense
(Bloomberg) -- Twitter Inc.’s users are reveling in the aftermath of Facebook Inc.’s hours-long outage, and it’s not just professional satirists getting involved. Company public relations departments have seized on Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram’s tech meltdown to try to crack a joke at founder Mark Zuckerberg’s expense.
Twitter founder Jack Dorsey joked that he might buy Facebook’s internet domain name:
Here’s Netflix giving Dorsey some free publicity:
U.K. food chain Pizza Express continues the “advantage Twitter” theme:
European discount grocer Aldi joined in with a reference to Netflix’s latest hit:
Burger King trying here:
And even chocolate brands don’t want to be left out:
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