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May 24, 2009

A+++++ would definitely ask again!!!!!1!one

srikanth @ 8:11 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1243195863 ) Play

These, and a few more such items, randomly became extremely popular for a reason. What?

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Cracked by Rahulk , Dibyo , rAkLoDrAm , lordmaldy , afrocalypse , nishansolo , alephnull , jayanth , udupendra , KRIK and krudebox.

Answer:

Relatively unknown items on Amazon, they suddenly shot to fame after people started posting really interesting comments in the reviews section.

Check out the reviews for the Three Wolves and Moon t-shirt.


    20 Responses to “A+++++ would definitely ask again!!!!!1!one”

    1. Goyal
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      Sales of items soar after funny reviews


    2. Anoop

      Active bidding on ebay for these items resulting from humorous and tongue-in-cheek reviews, causing immense popularity.


    3. Rahulk
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      Ok …. pure guesswork based on a previous question on the book (2)….. The reviews of these books on Amazon has shot them to popularity….


    4. Rahul
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      Viral word of mouth marketing over the internet..


    5. Dibyo
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      these are the items that generated fraud (and hilarious reviews) at amazon?


    6. da vinci code?


    7. Items that courted controversy on Amazon.com


    8. The two books and the three-wolves tee are famous for being comically hijacked in their Amazon reviews section with hundreds of write-ups heaping crazy high praise upon the products like nobody’s business


    9. afrocalypse

      Umm.. t-shirts that became popular because of the race to put up the most hilarious / creative reviews on amazon?


    10. nishansolo

      They all became famous after getting wacky and funny comments on their ebay site. The Wolf-Moon T-shirt being the recent one to hit fame.


    11. Raghuvansh
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      Due to fake awesome reviews posted online as a meme?


    12. Logik
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      Various puzzle materials from Martin Gardner’s “Mathematical Games” column in the Scientific American.


    13. alephnull

      The hilarious user comments for them on Amazon ?


    14. Users of Amazon.com posted parody reviews of these things?


    15. Comments/Reviews praising(sarcastically) these products became a viral thing on Amazon. As a result of this, the products sold lots!


    16. KRIK

      BESTSELLERS AT AMAZON


    17. udupendra
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      Because of their amazing Amazon reviews. The ones for the three wolves tee are just mindblowing.


    18. KRIK

      ESPECIALLY BECAUSE OF THE FACETIOUS REMARKS OF THE CUSTOMERS


    19. krudebox
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      generated large sales on Amazon.com after some buyers posted hilarious/mocking reviews


    20. Raghuvansh
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      Please echooze but I am wondering – why do I not get points for this question?


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