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After asking his 880,000 TikTok followers to buy him drinks, a man was kicked out of Wetherspoon.

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When a man asked his 880,000 TikTok followers to buy him drinks at a Wetherspoon bar, the pub was filled with orders, and he was thrown out.


Max Baledge asked his fans on social media to buy him a drink via the app, but he had no idea how many people would do so, leaving workers overwhelmed.


He's also said to have shared the message with his 39,000 Instagram followers and 25,000 Twitter followers.


He said this on Twitter: "I've never done anything like this before, but I'm going to make a TikTok for bants. 


"Table 74, Wetherspoons, Moon Under Water, Leicester Square, London. "Please let me know if you send me anything sweet, and I'll give you a kiss XXXX."


However, the pub was flooded with over 100 orders in less than half an hour, causing stressed-out workers to refund the orders and ask Max to leave.



"Guys, they're going to boot us out. We've got too much. He said he's refunding the orders and not giving it [to] us," he wrote in since-deleted follow-up tweets. "We just got thrown out of Wetherspoons because they had over 100 orders in 30 minutes," he said.


Some of Max's fans, on the other hand, were less than pleased with his behaviour, with one calling him "disrespectful" of the workers.


Following the backlash, Max apologised, writing: "I want to express my sincere regret for my video from yesterday.


"I only really want to make people happy with my videos, and I did not consider that it would be a burden on the staff because I am dumb and oblivious to my audience.


"This is all new to me, and even though the amount of people who follow me is insane (and I am incredibly grateful), I did not expect many people to buy stuff.


"Despite this, I filmed the employee, which was not acceptable, and I was extremely defensive on here, which was also unacceptable.


"I'm just a childish fool at times, and while I still try to use my platform to spread joy and make people laugh, I messed up here.


"I understand that some may think this is an overreaction, but it bothers me that I have come across as arrogant when I never intend to be.




"The number of threatening comments and messages I've received has been shocking, but I understand why people are upset.


"I love you all so much, and I apologise if I make you think I'm a t***."


According to a spokesperson for the pub chain, the Sun: "We wholeheartedly support our employees' decision to ask Mr Balegde to quit...


"Our staff works hard to ensure that all customers are looked after, and Mr Balegde's childish antics made it impossible for them to do so on this occasion."

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