In the 2008 film Step Brothers, Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly debut Prestige Worldwide, their faux-conglomerate that's "the first word in entertainment, management, financial portfolios... black leather gloves" and some other stuff. Their PowerPoint presentation may have been laughably inept, but their NSFW "Boats and Hoes" rap video won them legions of fans and investors -- possibly you!
With its "shackle shoe" Adidas became latest corporation to face backlash over what seemed -- at the time -- to be a perfectly reasonable product. Here are some famous apparel failures.
|The medical marijuana ad that never aired, despite contrary media headlines|
|2 million students missing out on college aid|
|China to fight pollution with drones|
|GM raising Corvette prices|
|Boeing reports wing cracks on Dreamliners|