“I purchased these movie tickets in advance because the movie was sold out, or selling out, everywhere.
This was one of the last places I could get tickets.
So out of convenience, I purchased two tickets in advance on Fandango.
I think the implicit understanding on her part—in fact, I know—was that this was a date, the ticket was a gift, and she didn’t owe anything.
Many of us have found ourselves pondering how to escape a bad date.
But most of us likely haven’t faced legal action because of it. Death referred to it as “the greatest unintentional advertisement for (the famously anti-texting) Alamo Drafthouse”.
Once again: a fairly typical he-said/she-said regarding the aftermath of a bad date… One could argue as to whether her leaving the theater was justified; ditching one’s date without ready means to get home is shitty behavior. I bought her pizza, drove her car—I thought that this was a fun, nice date.
I hope one day he can move past this and find peace in his life. pic.twitter.com/uf NR4GFfuf — Brandon Vezmar (@Brandon Vezmar) May 17, 2017“I think that this was probably a really great date for her. She seemed to be having a great time up until the point when I asked her to stop texting.On Wednesday, May 17th, Austinite Brandon Vezmar became a new Internet sensation. Film Twitter errupted into rapturous applause; they had finally found the hero they had been waiting for.The Austin-American Statesman broke a story about Vezmar suing his date for texting during a showing of The story broke wide almost instantly. Even Even Tim League, owner of the Alamo Drafthouse theaters got involved, offering Vezmar a gift certificate to cover the cost of his ticket.Even agreeing with a man when they compliment her is enough to send some men into a tailspin.By not letting them be the arbiter of what is appropriate, she has violated the “rules” and must be punished.