Madonna & Trey Songz Clown Pepsi: "That Sh*t Just Doesn't Really Make Sense"
Pop icon Madonna and Trey Songz look like they're going with Team Coca-Cola. The music duo have thrown some serious shade toward Pepsi in light of its controversial af Kendall Jenner commercial.
Both musicians went to Instagram Wednesday (April 5) to clown Pepsi.
When you wake up and realize that Shit just really doesn't make sense! #chosen Side Note: My Pepsi commercial was pulled 30 years ago because I was kissing a black saint! #ironic
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Yesterday, Pepsi issued a public apology for its controversial ad and pulled it from all outlets.
Hours prior, the ad went viral and showed Jenner using a Pepsi can to bring peace to a protest.
The ad shows Jenner, 21, ditching her high-fashion photo shoot to join the masses and then appearing to bring an end to the protest by sharing a Pepsi with a police officer. When the officer drinks the Pepsi, the crowd erupts in applause. A description of the ad on Pepsi Global's YouTube channel describes the commercial as "a short film about the moments when we decide to let go, choose to act, follow our passion and nothing holds us back." (ABC News)
The ad immediately sparked widespread outrage from social media users over Pepsi's bad taste in jacking the Black Lives Matter movement for profits.
I'm boycotting all @Pepsi products until they apologize for this blasphemy. Here's a list of their brands: https://t.co/9Rf91nLVyX pic.twitter.com/HsvUvj27Bl
— Charles M. Blow (@CharlesMBlow) April 5, 2017
how nice of Kendall Jenner to stop in the middle of her photo shoot to end social injustices by giving that cop a Pepsi MLK who? Rosa who?
— reggie (@1942bs) April 4, 2017
@KendallJenner @pepsi shocked + confused why @pepsi and @KendallJenner EVER thought this would be an effective/powerful ad campaign. Tasteless and offensive
— Megan (@megan6786) April 5, 2017
I've been studying commercials for 30 years. Kendall's Pepsi ad is legitimately the worst one I've ever seen.
— Joseph Kahn (@JosephKahn) April 4, 2017
The new @pepsi ad with @KendallJenner is stupefyingly diabolical.
Absurd, PC-crazed, virtue-signalling, snowflake claptrap. pic.twitter.com/SA9RRanGNo
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) April 4, 2017
No fan of Kendall Jenner,but it's not fair to blame her for the @pepsi ad.Blame the execs and the ad company that thought this was "woke af"
— Jessica Chobot (@JessicaChobot) April 5, 2017
This Pepsi ad is so unrealistic. Those protesters would have been Dr. Pepper Sprayed. https://t.co/oNjjtm6eFu
— Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) April 5, 2017
can't believe Kendall Jenner just solved institutionalized racism and oppression by giving a cop a pepsi. Groundbreaking
— kels (@Kelsiekinss) April 4, 2017
Could you be any more blatant with the disrespect and appropriation of a movement, @pepsi? Is this a sick joke?! pic.twitter.com/8NS8ynJUdj
— Taryn Finley (@_TARYNitUP) April 4, 2017
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