There were almost 9,000 visits to the ER in 2018 due to injuries directly tied to slicing avocados. Yikes! Avocado Hand may sound like a totally made up thing, but it’s real! As avocados continue to grow in popularity, so do accidents related to cutting them open.
Whether or not you’ve never experienced Avocado Hand yourself, you absolutely must check out this hilarious skit from Conan last night. It perfectly captures the trickiness and (occasional) sorrow of slicing into an avocado:
If you’d rather watch Superbowl LIV from your apartment and not the ER, head to the grocery store and stock up on WHOLLY® GUACAMOLE today. Their products are all made with real, quality ingredients (including hand-scooped Hass Avocados!) and deliver what people love most about guacamole, without all the fuss, hassle and unpredictable nature of avocados.
And if you really love guac, don’t miss your chance to win big! WHOLLY® GUACAMOLE is giving guacamole-lovers across the U.S. a chance to win free WHOLLY® GUACAMOLE products–aka “Avocado Hand Insurance”–for an entire year! All you have to do is retweet the “Avocado Hand Insurance” post from @eatwholly on Twitter from now through February 3rd for one of 54 chances (in celebration of the 54th annual Big Game day) to win.
To enter, join Twitter if you haven’t already done so. Go to the WHOLLY® Guacamole page on Twitter®, @eatwholly, (“Page”), find the Promotion posts throughout the Entry Period (each, a “Post” or collectively, the “Posts”), and simply retweet the Promotion Post including the hashtags #AdvocadoHandInsurance #WhollySweepstakes (each, a “Entry”) to receive an automatic Entry in the Promotion.
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