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Victoria’s Secret Pink Ad: Too Sexy For Teens? (VIDEO)

Is the Pink Ad is too sexy for teens. Victoria’s Secret “Bright Young Things” campaign for its Pink line drew angry reactions from parents. Angry parents believe that the new Victoria’s Secret campaign is geared towards tweens and not women. It featured a spring-break theme line of clothing that include skimpy bikinis and underwear that…

Sodastream Ad Banned From Super Bowl (VIDEO)

SEE FULL COMMERCIAL BELOW: Sodastream ad had been banned by CBS from the Super Bowl. President Yonah Lloyd talks to Bloomberg TV about why his company’s commercial was banned from the Super Bowl. It was Sodastream’s first trip to the Super Bowl. They plan to reedit the ad so that it can be accepted. The…

Jamaican Accent In Volkswagen SuperBowl Ad: Offensive? (VIDEO)

Controversy in Super Bowl ads are nothing new. There had been many ads that have raised eyebrows in the past. But this year is Volkwagen’s turn to cause a stir. In the ad, “Dave” – a white man from Minnesota – speaks in a fake Jamaican accent. Dave encourages his co-workers to “get happy” and…

Samsung Ad Pokes Fun @ New Blackberry Phone

Samsung Ad makes fun of Blackberry and its die-hard users. The company recently released an ad mocking Blackberry users being uptight and lagging behind everyone else. The ad was released a week before RIM’s unveiling of the new Blackberry 10 operating system and smartphone. One scene shows a Samsung user showing a Blackberry user that…

Bowling Alley Uses Rape In Ad

A New York bowling alley uses rape as part of their marketing ad. Bowlmor Lanes created an ad with the featured tagline: “Getting jumped in an alley has never been this much fun.” The ad has created controversy as Manhattan’s incidents of rape and attempted rape has increased in recent years. NOW-NYC has criticized Tom…

Belvedere Vodka’s Ad angers public for promoting rape

Backlash over Belvedere Vodka’s recent ad fumed on Facebook. The ad was posted on Facebook on Saturday. It depicted a frightened woman with a man holding her from behind. To add to that image was the smile on the man’s face and the words, “Unlike some people, Belvedere always goes down smoothly.” Bloggers and commentators…

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