Category Archives: Commercials

McCormick mans the grill.

The polar opposite of Gillette’s ad showing disdain for their primary customers is the flame and flavor ad by McCormick. This of course carries its own form of risk, because feminist harpies consumed by envy of men are very likely … Continue reading

Posted in Commercials, Envy, Ugly Feminists | 52 Comments

The best a brand can get?

I noted back in January that Gillette ran the risk of becoming a cautionary tale for Marketing 101 courses.  This has now come to pass, as P&G recently announced that they were taking an 8 billion dollar write down on … Continue reading

Posted in Commercials, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Gillette, Social Justice Warriors | 41 Comments

Don’t be the guy whose wife wanted more closet space.

This is one of the pettiest things I've seen all year 😂🤣😂 https://t.co/OQ1DWckRQQ pic.twitter.com/Laa8Bb8LFT — Malik Dilonga (@thattalldude93) May 6, 2018 One of the ways we deny the obvious truth of the billboard is by declaring any man whose wife … Continue reading

Posted in Commercials, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Divorce, selling divorce | 30 Comments

The joke’s on him.

Yesterday my wife had an ad pop up on her phone selling women divorce.  I wasn’t able to find the online version of the ad, but with some digging found a picture of the same ad on a billboard here … Continue reading

Posted in Commercials, Denial, Disrespecting Respectability, Divorce, Doublethink, Marriage, selling divorce, Turning a blind eye, You can't make this stuff up | 93 Comments

A beer fit for an ugly feminist*

Ad Age explains that Budweiser has reworked old ads to make them more empowering for women: The campaign, released today in conjunction with International Women’s Day, features full-page color ads in The New York Times, Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles … Continue reading

Posted in #SeeHer, Ad Age, Beer, Commercials, Feminist Territory Marking, New York Post, Ugly Feminists | 102 Comments