• Amazon's ‘Maisel Day' 30-Cent Gasoline Promo Causes Traffic ‘Chaos'

    10 days ago - By The Wrap

    An Amazon promotion that offered gas for 30 cents a gallon to promote “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” snarled traffic near Los Angeles' 10 freeway, creating less-than-marvelous traffic Thursday.
    The promotion took place on the first day of Emmy voting for Television Academy members, and offered gas at the same price it would have sold for in 1959, the year in which “Maisel” takes place. The Emmy-nominated comedy stars Rachel Brosnahan as a housewife-turned-standup comic.
    The sale at the Chevron station on the corner of Cloverfield and Michigan in Santa Monica started around 6:30 a.m., and soon...
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