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Store Uses Jennifer Hudson Tragedy to Sell Gun Racks

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Oct 30, 2008 • References: defamer
Could the tragedy that has befallen Jennifer Hudson’s family have been avoided? Trend Hunter has featured the bedside gun rack before, and now it reappears in the news as a Chicago gun store is using the Jennifer Hudson family murders to sell more of the shotgun bed racks.

Jennifer Hudson’s mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew were murdered last weekend and a gun merchant exploited the tragedy to increase sales. The "Back-Up" rack fits between the mattress and the box spring on the side of the bed. Stats for Capitalizing on Misfortune Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 11,877 clicks in 391 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Capitalizing On Misfortune
Related: 59 examples / 45 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
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