BREAKING: Flash Flood Warnings Issued for Parts of L.A., Riverside and San Bernardino Counties

Is Volkswagen’s Super Bowl Ad Racist?

A new Volkswagen Super Bowl ad is causing some controversy, with some saying the spot is racist.

The ad is part of the company’s new “Get in. Get happy” campaign.

New York Times columnist Charles Blow criticized it as being “like blackface with voices.”

Volkswagen is standing by the commercial, saying it is designed to brighten the viewer’s day.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s