Overtly sexual onions offend Facebook

Aimee Levitt
·1 min read
Walla Walla onions at a farmer’s market. Oh, baby.
Walla Walla onions at a farmer’s market. Oh, baby.

The Seed Company by EW Gaze, in St John’s, Newfoundland, Canada recently started stocking seeds for Walla Walla onions, larger and sweeter than the average yellow onion. Manager Jackson McLean was very excited and set about preparing an ad for Facebook. It was for onions. What could go wrong?

And then this happened: