How Aol Spends Its Money: Episode 40,000 – The Great Scratch Card Hoax
Only this morning, for example, a package arrived at TCHQ packed full of materials promoting Aol’s “4th Canvas Collection Unveiling” — an initiative where upcoming artists are commission to produce art to promote the Aol “brand”. Sounds awesome, right? Right.
But it gets better: also included in the package were scratch cards, allowing we loyal Aol foot-soldiers the chance to (quote) “WIN A LIMITED EDITION SIGNED ARTIST PRINT FROM THE NEW COLLECTION!” Surely even a cynic like me could get on board with that, right?
RIGHT! I grabbed my Aol hat, raced to a browser window and… well… video below…