Wow. The last shuttle launch. The end of an era in spaceflight. As the government switches over to an era of comercial spaceflight, an unlikely star is born. Palm-Beach-bound New Yorker Stefanie Gordon snapped this photo of the Endeavour:
This 1800 Twitter-follower saw a 1000 follower increase in a few hours plus fielded calls from ABC, CNBC and the BBC.
This out-of-work event planner was quick to capitalize on her new-found social media capital and plugged her LinkedIn account.
CBS is currently monetizing the video with a pretty large 30-second ad spot. That’s twice the length of the actual video which I think is one of the craziest ad-to-TV margins I’ve ever seen. Check it out below and tell me in the comments what was your commercial? Mine features Manny Pacquio’s.