Home Videos Photos

Groupon Got In Trouble For Selling Snake Oil

| Filed under: Legal MattersBusiness BlitzSlithering SnakesFunny

snakes-oil-cgroupon.jpg

This is really funny.

Groupon, that awesome coupon website, got themselves in trouble for promoting a U.K. deal for Wrinkle Killer Snake Serum.

It was said it:

"[…] helps tackle the signs of aging, [and] leaves the skin looking younger."

The term 'snake oil' is used to describe a product that promises some big benefits but in reality does nothing.

What's funny is this is actual snake oil. And it does nothing.

Apparently it's just a moisturizer and the Advertising Standards Authority thought saying it "killed wrinkles" was false advertising as the effects weren't long lasting.

Ever since the snake oil incident, Groupon said they have:

"[…] further improved our checks and processes."

Let's hope so, for the consumers' snake sake.

LOLz!

Tags: , , , , ,

Prince George's 12 Best Memes In Honor Of His First Birthday!
13 Celebs Who Were Arrested When They Were 21 Or Under!!
Michelle Rodriguez's Bad Girl Past! Arrests, Fights And Why She's A Bad Influence On Zac Efron!
Happy Birthday Lindsay Lohan! Celebrate With Some Of The Worst Moments Of Her 28-Year Life!
THE Most Embarrassing Music Videos!
Shia LaBeouf’s Most SHOCKING Moments!

Comments are closed.