You’ve got fake news winning Peabody Awards (The Daily Show), fake journalists restoring interest in White House Press Briefings (Jeff Gannon), and now there’s fake geek blogs (Date4Dud). Dorky looking geek blogger Walter, who supposedly bought a billboard ad looking for a date turns out to be this guy:
The Vories Medical Group in Charleston, SC thought that creating a fake blog and fake (and balding) geek blogger to run it would be a great way to market their clinic. They’ll probably be regretting that tomorrow.
Jeff Quinton has additional details on on the story.