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Re: Anyone hearing about Review Issues and Amazon?
« Reply #75 on: February 28, 2016, 01:32:30 pm »
The $200 Bresciani socks Alec Baldwin mentioned in the Amazon Echo Super Bowl commercial is just about 100% fake reviews. Some funny, some mean, there is one wishing anyone that would spend $200 on a pair of socks should get ebola, and Amazon leaves those fake reviews untouched.

http://www.amazon.com/Bresciani-Cashmere-Over--Socks-1-Winter/dp/B01B9ILHV2/ref=sr_1_1?s=apparel&ie=UTF8&qid=1456694925&sr=1-1&nodeID=1040658&keywords=bresciani+socks

So perhaps if reviewers write their reviews with comedic bent and snark, they'll be left alone by the Zon.
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    Re: Anyone hearing about Review Issues and Amazon?
    « Reply #76 on: February 28, 2016, 01:51:02 pm »
    The $200 Bresciani socks Alec Baldwin mentioned in the Amazon Echo Super Bowl commercial is just about 100% fake reviews. Some funny, some mean, there is one wishing anyone that would spend $200 on a pair of socks should get ebola, and Amazon leaves those fake reviews untouched.

    http://www.amazon.com/Bresciani-Cashmere-Over--Socks-1-Winter/dp/B01B9ILHV2/ref=sr_1_1?s=apparel&ie=UTF8&qid=1456694925&sr=1-1&nodeID=1040658&keywords=bresciani+socks

    So perhaps if reviewers write their reviews with comedic bent and snark, they'll be left alone by the Zon.

    Those are good! Have you seen the ones on the $40,000 98-inch TV? My favorite is something like, "Not big enough and also too cheap."  :D

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    Re: Anyone hearing about Review Issues and Amazon?
    « Reply #77 on: February 28, 2016, 06:39:44 pm »

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    Re: Anyone hearing about Review Issues and Amazon?
    « Reply #78 on: February 28, 2016, 07:04:42 pm »


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    Re: Anyone hearing about Review Issues and Amazon?
    « Reply #80 on: February 28, 2016, 07:39:59 pm »
    Joke reviews are absolutely part of Amazon's culture.

    http://www.amazon.com/review/RN9XMF3CS1YPS
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    Re: Anyone hearing about Review Issues and Amazon?
    « Reply #81 on: February 28, 2016, 08:36:40 pm »
    There's a rising public backlash against the "I received this (thing) in exchange for an honest review" reviews.

    Now, here's my pile-on, regarding the "I find your lack of toast disturbing" Darth Vader toaster:

    http: //www.amazon.com/review/ R1TPH5IEV6EXRY/ref=cm_cr_dp_title?ie=UTF8&ASIN=B00JFFH1NA&channel=detail-glance&nodeID=284507&store=kitchen

    BTW I posted a review link at Amazon and it got replaced by a home depot link. I don't get it.


    « Last Edit: February 28, 2016, 09:28:25 pm by 555aaa »

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