You don’t see this every day. It pains us to post this because it’s a publicity stunt, but it was a particularly effective one, to say the least.
Bessie the giant inflatable Holstein cow cruised through the Locks and the Ship Canal, generating lots of “earned media” for the Dairy Farmers of Washington. After all, why buy advertising when you can get blog posts like this for free?
But it was a sight. Lucas even made this video:
And Bessie even cruised Elliott Bay, pushed by a tug:
Don’t you want to drink more milk?