So, this happened

That feeling you get when something you shared (and you didn’t even write) suddenly went viral. It’s not always a warm and fuzzy one. Yesterday, I¬†shared a social media failure any company wanting to save face should avoid. Today, I saw something interesting.

Just the day

Just the day

This week. And it's only Monday morning.

This week. And it’s only Monday morning.

And this month. It's still the 8th.

And this month. It’s still the 8th.

Funny thing is that it hasn’t stopped. People are still Twooting, Bookfacing and the like. I just glanced my feed and it’s being shared in Germany, Switzerland, Sweden,¬†Russia, South Africa and even Saudi Arabia.

I need a coffee!

Update: 4:30PM

Looks like Salon picked up the post as well.

Bank of America Bot Cares About You

I’ll let the horror of automation speak for itself. Not that you need further reassurance that there are no “souls” aboard this ship.

WARNING: Some naughty language (this is completely uncensored).

We'd be happy to review your account with you to discuss any concerns. Please let us know if you need assistance.
  • We’d be happy to review your account with you to discuss any concerns. Please let us know if you need assistance.
  • We are here to help, listen, and learn from our customers and are glad to assist with any account related inquiries.
  • Thank you for following up. Have a great weekend!
  • I work for Bank of America, is there anything I can do to help?
  • Hi [name], what happened? Anything I can do to help?.
  • Thank you for the feedback, we will share it with our leadership team.

I took a bunch of screenshots and stitched it together in Photoshop. The screenshots themselves were completely unaltered.