The Hustle

When corporate flexing goes wrong

Corporations have a long history of failed flexes. We felt it was our duty to share some of the worst…

September 25, 2020

Sam recently Slack’d the team with the above fun fact about Tesla’s car model names. (Yes, Sam’s avatar is Harvey Dent / Two-Face.)

Tesla seems to have a knack for pulling off corporate flexes. But this nugget inspired us to go back to the archives and dig up some efforts from other companies that didn’t quite hit the mark.

Freshworks’ Dread Zeppelin

Richard Branson’s Tank

Slack’s “Dear John Microsoft…” Letter

Did we forget any flex failures? Do share.

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