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Coca-Cola apologizes for indigenous people ad intended as ‘message of unity’

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The ad, in which fair-skinned people bring soda to a local town, is not the first time countrys lax advertising regulations permitted offensive stereotyping Coca-Cola issued a rare apology and was forced to pull an online advert which was deemed by pointing the finger at the ag agency. Earlier this year, McDonalds made a huge cultural faux pas when it decided to disparage a popular traditional breakfast dish in hope of boosting its own sales. A Facebook campaign to promote McBurritos claimed tamales a popular steamed savoury maize dish stuffed with spiced meat or cheese which dates back to pre-Hispanic […]

Katy Perry’s ‘koala chasing’ line in commercial gets slammed

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Best to leave the koalas alone. Image: Shirlaine Forrest/WireImage Don’t mess with the koalas, Katy Perry. The pop star faced criticism for telling her pet dog Nugget “let’s go chase some koalas” in an ad for Australian department store chain Myer. But one veterinarian wasn’t cool with the koala, saying it reverses efforts to stop dogs coming into contact with the marsupial. SEE ALSO: Jellybean the joey has just left his mother’s pouch and he can’t stop bouncing “Perry is a role model to so many young people, and this just destroys all the good work we do to try […]
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