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Published:December 5th, 2009 09:56 EST
Video: Spirit Airlines Ad Takes Advantage Of Tiger Woods Scandal

Video: Spirit Airlines Ad Takes Advantage Of Tiger Woods Scandal

By Robert Paul Reyes

 

"ORLANDO, Fla. - Although some may argue that the media hype surrounding Tiger Woods` traffic crash will tarnish his image, one advertiser is already taking advantage of the story.

Spirit Airlines, based in South Florida, is showing an ad on its Web site featuring an SUV pulling out of a large house and crashing into a red fire hydrant. A tiger wearing a black cap is in the driver`s seat."
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In a nano second Tiger Woods was transformed from a beloved sports and advertising icon to punching bag for comics and fodder for the tabloids.

Whenever we hear the Nike slogan "Just Do It", we will imagine Tiger Woods doing every blond bimbo who bats an eye at him.

I commend Spirit Airlines for taking advantage of Tiger Woods` notoriety, everyone who hates arrogant jocks should book a flight on Spirit.

Tiger Woods isn`t getting a penny from Spirit Airlines, and before long the disgraced golfer will lose some of his sponsors.