Talk about your win-win: Cheap headset mocks Beats by Dre headphones, makes donations to charity with every purchase

Headgear started out as April Fool’s gag, stuck around after people started buying them

Beets by OrigAudio

Welp, you can officially file this story under “AWESOME”: The headphones you see above are called “Beets” and they’re by OrigAudio. Originally created as an April Fool’s Day device to mock the super-popular, globally-hated “Beats by Dre” headphones, “Beets” was being positioned as a fashionably unique alternative that is more affordable, more nutritious, and also supports a great cause.

The reason why they’re still around – people actually started buying them.

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