Mighty Red Pen

June 1, 2007

Drink me

Filed under: Mad marketing,Overseen,Slightly off-topic — mighty red pen @ 9:57 am


Wow! If you drink this bottle of Vitamin Water formula 50, you get 50 percent of your daily dose for grape! MRP bets that you had no idea that in addition to getting your fiber, your protein, your vitamins and minerals, you are also supposed to be getting a certain amount of grape in your diet each day.

Further investigation revealed that this was not exactly what they intended. See for yourself:


File under: There, things that would not have happened if MRP had been


Also, RIP to Dr. Flea blog.  Icarian blogger? Maybe. Excellent doctor? No doubt. A cautionary tale, boys and girls.



  1. It certainly provides you with a daily dose of sugar – 125 calories in one bottle!

    Comment by August — June 1, 2007 @ 2:53 pm | Reply

  2. Icarian as in Icarus? As in flew too close to the sun?

    Comment by MyBabyCawsLikeaCrow — June 6, 2007 @ 1:57 pm | Reply

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