The Watson Walmart has been around for 6 years, but two months ago, store officials came up with the idea to make the parking lot safer by redrawing traffic lines and installing a stop sign. All ideas may LOOK good on paper, but sometimes they don't always work out as planned. With about a half dozen wrecks, including one truck that absolutely bulldozed our parking lot legend, "Petey the Pole" has become a viral sensation. We're talking Facebook, Instagram and Twitter turning the skinny hero into Watson's most popular city attraction. Now the latest development:
NOW here's a look back at PETEY --- though the weeks!
I didn't even get my full 15 minutes of fame before I was run down again. Bring on the buggy brigade. pic.twitter.com/tGHYJlKQU0— Peter Pole (@Petey_the_Pole) April 29, 2017