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Man rents huge billboard to trade one cheese string

By T.K. Randall
August 8, 2022 · Comment icon 6 comments



An unconventional ad for an unconventional item. Image Credit: Twitter / 6ixBuzzTV
The peculiar advert recently took pride and place in Toronto's busy Yonge and Dundas Square.
What do you do when you move into your new home and find that the previous occupant has left a solitary cheese string in the refrigerator ?

While most people would likely have thrown it in the trash, Angel Domingo decided that the best thing to do with the cheese string was to find someone else willing to trade for it.

To this end, he spent a rather large sum of money renting out an enormous billboard in the middle of Toronto to promote the fact that the cheese string was available for trade.

The move quickly went viral, with hundreds of people phoning him up to make offers and multiple news outlets getting in touch to determine the story behind the peculiar stunt.
"This is probably the strangest thing that I've ever had to had to offer up," he said.

"Somebody told me that I wouldn't get anything for it and nobody would want it, but I guess some people really want it. (I've received) a lot of offers."

"I think the most anybody had to offer me was two Persian cats."

So far, however, he has yet to accept any of the offers.



Source: Global News | Comments (6)


Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #1 Posted by pallidin 2 months ago
Huh. Not sure what to say about this. It's just so weird.
Comment icon #2 Posted by Portre 2 months ago
"No one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American people" H.L.Mencken
Comment icon #3 Posted by Myles 2 months ago
They prefer Canadian.
Comment icon #4 Posted by Myles 2 months ago
I assume he had money to burn. Good for him.
Comment icon #5 Posted by Portre 2 months ago
(North) Americans
Comment icon #6 Posted by Cho Jinn 29 days ago
It sounds like someone is accepting a contract kill.


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