AN AMERICAN comic has shared the hilarious complaints he faces on-line amid punters always mistaking him for standard UK pub chain JD Wetherspoon.
Comic J.D. Witherspoon’s title is only one letter completely different from the finances boozers, and the funnyman has informed of how he faces fixed outcry from disenchanted pub-goers on-line.
The 34-year-old defined how customers will persistently mistake his Twitter profile for that of Wetherspoons – regardless of his personal face being seen in his profile image.
Throughout a stand-up present Witherspoon defined: “There’s a pub within the UK known as JD Wetherspoon, so it’s the identical title as mine besides it’s off by like one letter, so it’s an E as a substitute of an I.
“And so they have just like the worst f***ing evaluations ever. However, they don’t have any social media presence.
“They deleted that at like st assessment quantity 208, so guess who has a Twitter account that will get f***ing bombarded by dumb-ass British individuals each different day.
“They’ll discover me on Twitter, see my f***ing face in my Twitter profile and nonetheless be like ‘Alright, let’s get into this’.”
Witherspoon then exhibits a collection of tweets that he has acquired from offended Wetherspoons prospects in addition to a number of replies from himself clarifying that he isn’t accountable for the pub.
The comic exhibits direct messages that he has acquired, with one studying: “I’m actually disgusted with the service I’ve acquired from yourselves on the pub I visited and now the customer support crew.
“The service my mother and father acquired at The King and Fortress on Saturday was plain impolite.
“The meals order was horrible. The service by the 2 waitresses was diabolical. I requested to talk to the on-shift supervisor, and was informed they weren’t accessible as I feel we deserved a full refund.
“Was informed to contact the customer support crew which I did clarify and received an automatic message again.
“I complained by way of the web site so if you happen to want particulars please let me know so the criticism may be learn by yourselves.”
The hilarious clip was uploaded to social media final Tuesday with the caption: “J.D. Witherspoon vs JD Wetherspoon: A Pub who Deleted Their Social Media & a Man who will get Bombarded With Damaging Opinions.
“Heads up fellow pub-goers: There’s a pub within the UK known as JD Wetherspoon that isn’t me! And so they have among the worst evaluations on the market!
“Sadly, they don’t have any social media presence and have even deleted their Twitter account. In response to most evaluations you must keep away from this pub in any respect prices.”
The video has acquired over 17,000 likes and greater than 700 feedback from amused Brits.
One person wrote: “The issue you’ve received is it’s not one horrible pub, it’s about 850 horrible pubs known as JD Wetherspoon. I’m so sorry that is occurring to you.”
One other stated: “I work at a Wetherspoons – I’m sorry.”
A 3rd replied: “Bro, simply reply as if you happen to’re Spoons innit.”
One other commented: “You and @johnlewis on twitter ought to begin a double act!”
Talking in the present day Witherspoon, who’s the son of legendary comedian John Witherspoon, stated: “I found Wetherspoons as a child on trip within the UK resulting from my late father’s line of labor.
“He was doing exhibits within the UK as a comic and my household and I have been with him.
“After I noticed the title of the restaurant I used to be very confused as a baby, however as I received older I discovered they have been an enormous chain of pubs/eating places.
“As time went on and social media turned extra prevalent I seen individuals would ship their offended evaluations of poor service to me on Twitter with out even double checking to see if the restaurant had social media, and the complaints have been coming in ever since.
“I truthfully assume the mixup is humorous, nevertheless it simply occurs so typically these days that it’s sort of embarrassing that individuals don’t do their due diligence when they’re trying to find the chain/pubs social media.
“Most, if not, all messages are complaining in regards to the chain/pub, and the way unhealthy their meals/service/loos are.
“Personally, I don’t actually have an opinion on the restaurant as a result of I’ve by no means been inside so I don’t actually know a lot about it outdoors of individuals complaining about how unhealthy it’s.”