TVNewser AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote FishbowlNY FishbowlDC SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Update: Pitbull Responds to Pranksters and Will Appear at Walmart in Alaska

As we reported on July 7, the Walmart promotion that promised Pitbull would pay a visit to whatever store got the most Facebook “likes” by July 15 had been hijacked by the folks at Something Awful and The Boston Phoenix, leading to the most “likes” going to the store in the remote town of Kodiak, AK. Not quite the Miami setting the artist had been hoping for.

Once everyone was done laughing, they began to speculate as to whether the retailer and the musician would actually follow through, given the circumstances. Looks like “Mr. Worldwide” is going to live up to his name. Take a look at his classy response to the prank:

Video Via Ad Age

Mediabistro Course

Social Media 101

Social Media 101Get hands-on social media training in our online boot camp, Social Media 101! Starting September 4, social media and marketing experts will help you determine the social media sites that matter most to you, based on your personal and professional goals. Register before July 31 and get $50 OFF with early bird pricing. Register now!