Put this one in the “bad idea” category:
It turns out more customers were upset with Wegmans for pulling the ads than were bothered by the recent controversy surrounding him.
“Clearly, many more people support Alec, as evidenced by the hundreds and hundreds of tweets, emails and phone calls we have received,” said Jo Natale, a Wegmans spokeswoman.
“We regret ending the Alec Baldwin holiday commercials one week earlier than planned in response to a couple of dozen complaints,” Natale said. “We have decided to run the commercials again, effective immediately.”
Now if we can get them to stop moving shit around to different parts of the store every time I step in the door we might be able to call it progress…