If you've got access to a swimming pool, you need to fill it with more than just the water. You also need some fun pool rafts or other flotation devices. It just makes going into the pool that much more fun.
Somehow, this product was looked at by everyone who worked at the company, and nobody thought it might resemble a giant version of a very different type of product. Perplexed, Jillian tweeted out this photo.
Jillian and other Twitter users wondered if the lack of a focus group was a problem. Maybe they needed to bring this product to a focus group that contained at least one woman. Or at least someone who has ever met a woman. Or at the very, very least, someone who has accidentally walked past the maxi pads section in the grocery store.
The raft was on sale during the big 4th of July weekend. Which makes it a perfect raft for this particular holiday period. But if you want to swim not during a period (of the holidays), feel free to use a different raft.
So many people were commenting that this person was afraid of being late to the party. Fortunately, it appeared nobody had made her joke yet, and she was in the clear. But something tells us that when the Beach Boys made all those surfing songs, this isn't what they had in mind.
We may never know how this raft made it out the company and into the store. But we do know that its existence has brought joy to thousands of people on Twitter. And for that reason, we thank you, giant maxi-pad pool raft.