Gay Issues

Honey Maid Turns Anti-Gay, Anti-Interracial Backlash Into Something Positive

| by Sarah Fruchtnicht

When Honey Maid launched an ad campaign featuring gay and interracial families, it experienced a social media firestorm of criticism last month.

Now the Nabisco graham cracker maker is turning all those hate-tweets into something positive.

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People were so furious about this Pepsi ad that Pepsi pulled it after just one day. Watch it here and decide if it's offensive:

It hired two artists to construct "Love" out of positive and negative tweets, stating it received “ten times more positive responses than negative responses.”

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People were so furious about this Pepsi ad that Pepsi pulled it after just one day. Watch it here and decide if it's offensive:

In case you haven’t seen the ads, Honey Maid’s “wholesome” campaign appears below.

Sources: Mediaite, Slate