This Is The Most Awkward Groupon Deal Name Ever

You had ONE job, Groupon.

1. Groupon recently sent out a mailer promoting a 5K run where after each kilometer, colored corn starch is tossed on the runners in celebration.

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2. It’s a mix between a 5K and a “color fight,” where people throw colorful corn starch at each other.

3. But instead of calling it a 5K run/color fight, they called it this:


Groupon described the throwing of dyed powder as, “creating a vivid spectrum that symbolizes the event’s emphasis of fun over victory.” LOL.

4. Which, UGH.


6. On the actual deal page, Groupon has since changed the title of the event to simply “The Color Fight.” But still…

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