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POPCHIPS YANKS KUTCHER AD

May 3, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Popchips has yanked an online ad featuring Ashton Kutcher dressed like a Bollywood actor in brown makeup after receiving complaints that the ad is racist. It received the back-of-the-hand from Anil Dash, a veteran technology consultant and blogger, who wrote that the ad “revealed a much larger, more complex problem with [Popchips] and with the […]

LOWE’S ALL-AMERICAN MUSLIM PULLOUT SPARKS ANGRY DEBATE

December 14, 2011 by · 3 Comments 

Although the Florida Family Association claimed on Tuesday that 65 advertisers had pulled their spots from TLC’s All-American Muslim since the group launched its protest campaign against the program, which looks at the Muslim community in Dearborn, MI, the Los Angeles Times said Tuesday that it could identify only two such advertisers: the previously mentioned […]