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Is Toshiba’s New “Back To School” Ad Campaign Homophobic?

last yearLGBT / Gay : Queerty

There’s a new Toshiba ad running on Canadian television that’s raising a few eyebrows and leading many to question whether or not it’s borderline homophobic. The three ads in Toshiba’s new “back to school” campaign are targeted toward the average 20-something college dude. Created by the agency Capital C, the commercials are designed to demonstrate [...]
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Queerview television guide for October 28

LGBT / Gay : After Elton (6 years ago)

It's a busy Nuke week on As the World Turns as the student council campaign heats up and Ali channels her inner Kristen Bell to investigate a homophobic web ad taking aim at Luke. As usual, we'll be giving the episode the liveblog t... Read Post

Shake-up in 'No on 8' Campaign

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad (6 years ago)

CBS5 in San Francisco reports that things are being "shaken up" at the "No on 8" campaign because of criticisms from the gay community that the ads are lame, homophobic, and that the campaign is being run badly. Kate Kendall... Read Post

Debatably homophobic ad: Nike says shoo?

LGBT / Gay : Good As You (6 years ago)

Due to raised eyebrows from some within the LGBT community, Nike will reportedly pull a series of print ads that featured crotch-on-face contact and an accompanying slogan implying that such contact "ain't right." Reuters has more: ... Read Post


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