April 12, 2009

The Obama Ice Cream

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Obama ice-cream!!
This handout from Russian advertising agency Voskhod shows a ...
This handout from Russian advertising agency Voskhod shows a smiling, cartoonish black man flashing the victory sign in front of the US capital building, along with the Russian slogan: "Everyone's talking about it: dark inside white!" Obama ice cream, anyone? Chocolate-vanilla ice cream is one of several Russian products being marketed using Obama even as critics call the ads racist.(© AFP/VOSKHOD-HO/File)
More than racist, this is a lack of cultural sensitivity perhaps?

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