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Pee-Wee Herman Takes New York, Gets a Foursquare Badge

In a little over two weeks, Pee-Wee Herman will take over Broadway with The Pee-Wee Herman Show, and in anticipation of that, he’s been wandering around New York, checking into places on Foursquare, and enticing followers to follow in his … Read More

By / October 7, 2010

In a little over two weeks, Pee-Wee Herman will take over Broadway with The Pee-Wee Herman Show, and in anticipation of that, he’s been wandering around New York, checking into places on Foursquare, and enticing followers to follow in his footsteps.

Go to a few of the places he’s been and win a prize: A Pee-Wee badge.  

According to Mashable, Pee-Wee seems to be painting the town red; checking in at Jewcy places like Katz’s Deli, and Jacob the Jewler (what’s more Jewish than a jewler to the stars?), and showing the world a new way to market through social media.