No Chill: The 15 Most Offensive Tweets By Companies
14. Home Depot
Nothing like a bit of good old fashioned folksy racism to get the crowd laughing! During their “College Game Day” promotion, the Big Box home improvement store Tweeted a picture of a drummer in a monkey suit between two African-American drummers, with the caption “Which one is not like the others?” It took NBC reporting on the offensive tweet & screenshots seen ’round the world before the company took it down. “We have zero tolerance for anything so stupid and offensive,” said Stephen Holmes, spokesman for the Atlanta-based company, before complaining that he couldn’t understand how it could have happened.