As my girls from Prattfalls always say, "A fan without hope, is a fan without fear!" Led by one of the smartest soap fans on Twitter, SpinsVixenella, outraged ABC Daytime fans have apparently convinced vacuum maker Hooever to boycott ABC, over the cancellations of All My Children and One Life to Live! Below is the full statement from Hoover's Official Facebook page:
To all the loyal ABC soap fans, I want you to know from me personally that we hear you loud and clear. My wife and mother are both passionate viewers of All My Children and One Life to Live, as are many of my colleagues here at Hoover. We were and are as disappointed with this news as you are. In fact, we will discontinue our advertising with ABC this Friday, 4/22.
We're making every attempt to pull our spots from these programs sooner. Because we feel that’s not enough, we also want to help get your voice heard with ABC. So, we’ve set up a special email address, SaveTheSoaps@Hoover.com, to help pull together the mass emotional outpouring of support for our beloved ABC soaps and get it to our contacts at ABC. Please, send your emails to us at SaveTheSoaps@Hoover.com, and we’ll get every, single last one of them to ABC. We’re 150% committed to doing what matters most to you – so if there’s anything else we can do to help or you have any ideas, please email this address, and we will respond to you personally. Thank you for standing up for what matters to you! We need more of that in this world. Brian Kirkendall Vice President of Marketing Hoover .
That sound you hear is Brian Frons scrambling to cover his rusty behind!