There is nothing sweeter and more endearing than receiving a friend request from one of your children.
Well, except if that child doesn't actually exist. Yet.
A Brazilian company, Olla Condoms, decided to use this charming and wishful thinking in order to persuade people to use its products.
Essentially, it created fake Facebook profiles for users--adding "Jr." to the user's name. Then it sent a friend request from Junior to Senior, as it were.
When Senior decides that perhaps it's worth investigating whether he has a Junior, he sees an ad for Olla Condoms.
Immediately, … Read more