After Texas beat Notre Dame in the first game of the season, Whataburger rubbed in the win by tweeting out a snide remark addressed to the Leprechauns.
Notre Dame can still get a win by stopping by Whataburger on the way out of Texas
— Whataburger® (@Whataburger) September 5, 2016Advertisement
But when Cal beat Texas Saturday night 50-43, a Twitter account named California Humor totally ripped off our beloved food chain. It posted a tweet saying “Texas Longhorns can still get a win by stopping by In-N-Out Burger on the way out of California #TEXvsCAL.”
— California Humor 📖 (@OWCalifornia) September 18, 2016
There’s so much wrong here, Longhorns shouldn’t be remotely insulted. First off, it was plagiarized. Second, someone should inform whoever is running that account that Austin has its own In-N-Out. Third — is eating there even really a win? And fourth, maybe it would’ve been better if In-N-Out had actually been the one to tweet this.
People on Twitter definitely let California Humor know what’s up.
Texas has In-N-Out
— Queen of Bugs Mady (@Shorty_Ginger) September 18, 2016
what a fail re post of the @Whataburger one.
— 🔱 (@Greghennes) September 18, 2016
Too bad In-N-Out sucks just as bad as that call did
— Zakary (@zakkx3) September 18, 2016
copying @Whataburger's brilliant marketing post from last week, but without the logic.
— Rob Contreras (@AustinTexasAg) September 18, 2016