Advert depicting immigrants inventing the American beer brand leads to boycott calls – and mockery of them – on social media
Part of the ritual of the Super Bowl is the analysis of the adverts shown during the game, when US television networks use the large audience numbers to charge astronomical sums for commercial slots.
This year, during the first Super Bowl of Donald Trump’s presidency, the US brewery Anheuser-Busch used its slot to send a pro-immigration message to the nation.
The people who spent the last 18 months mocking extreme sensitivity in our culture are mad at a beer commercial http://pic.twitter.com/x4Hn0AQXCA
Apparently with enough pro-immigrant brand ads, we can reduce the alt-right to living off squirrel meat & pond water #BoycottBudweiser
Wait, wait, wait... People are seriously fact checking a Budweiser ad? At first I thought it was a joke, but I think people are serious. http://pic.twitter.com/TbXTP9RPXY
Don't boycott Budweiser because it is foreign owned and made an anti-Trump ad, boycott them because it taste like skunk piss.Continue reading...
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