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Spirit Airlines and the Case of the Anthony Weiner Dick Joke

August 2, 2013 at 6:06 PM | by | ()

Spirit Airlines recently posted an ad about the ongoing fiasco that is the Anthony Weiner New York mayoral campaign. They did this, first, because they're tactless tasteless douchebags and, second, because they're tactless tasteless douchebags.

Just to be clear. We don't object to the Internet's inherent and inalienable right to make fun of Weiner or his campaign. Gawking at political trainwrecks is why Al Gore invented the Internet in the first place (that's a fact; you can look it up). And it's not like this is even the most tasteless Spirit ad specifically about marital infidelity. This one was probably worse.

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'The Weiner Sale': Yep, Spirit Airlines Totally Went There.

June 7, 2011 at 1:34 PM | by | ()

How old is Spirit Airlines' marketing team? We're going to guess pre-pubescent, based on their love of throwing MILF sale and making light of the Gulf oil spill. These days, they've been laying it on pretty think though, focusing on sex scandals as material for their punny sales.

First is was Charlie Sheen (the "Living the Dream" sale), then Arnold Schwarzenegger ("Sexy Maid Acquired" sale), and now—naturally—Spirit Air is all about the Rep. Anthony Weiner scandal.

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