A Toronto huge cheese is paying huge bucks for an enormous billboard making an attempt to commerce a snack he discovered within the fridge of his new dwelling.
Angel Domingo purchased a billboard within the metropolis’s Yonge-Dundas Sq. to promote a single stick of string cheese apparently left behind by the earlier residents, he informed GlobalNews.
“FOR TRADE: One Cheestring,” the huge billboard reads. “Accepting trades for one Cheese string. Marble flavour, nonetheless in unique packaging.
“No lowballs. I do know what I’ve,” the advert concludes with a telephone quantity.
Domingo stated he often trades objects on-line resembling automobile components or furnishings however thought he’d see what he may get for the string cheese. Because the uncommon commercial went up, he’s been getting every kind of commerce presents in “droves.”
“That is in all probability the strangest factor that I’ve ever needed to supply up,” he informed the Canadian outlet. “Anyone informed me that I wouldn’t get something for it and no one would need it, however I suppose some folks really need it.”
“(I’ve obtained) a variety of presents,” Domingo continued. “Some persons are calling me once more as a result of the primary supply that they had wasn’t adequate.”
A photograph of the cheese-stick commercial positioned on the billboard Angel Domingo purchased is proven in Yonge-Dundas Sq..CityNews
The most important supply he obtained in trade for the cheese? Two Persian cats, he stated.
The choosy barterer has but to simply accept any presents, nevertheless.
“I’ve been telling everyone the identical factor after they requested me what I’m in search of … it’s such as you’ll know once you see it,” he stated.
“There’s been so much presents and a variety of it’s simply fluff — there hasn’t been any high quality,” Domingo added.
He wouldn’t disclose how a lot he paid to place up the billboard, however admitted the joke price “some huge cash.”
Whereas the billboard will solely be up for a couple of extra weeks, the Black Diamond-brand cheese stick nonetheless has months earlier than it expires.