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Belvedere Vodka rape ad

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by ifilus, Mar 23, 2012.

  1. ifilus

    ifilus Active Member

    So who thought it was a good idea for Belvedere to use rape imagery to sell vodka?

  2. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    That's Boots and his neighbor.
  3. txsportsscribe

    txsportsscribe Active Member

  4. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member


    Unable to be reached for comment...
  5. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    Nice pull.
  6. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    I think the ad is in extremely poor taste, but I think it might be a reach to call it "rape imagery"
  7. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    "When she deserves more than just a roofie, try Belvedere, the date-rape vodka."
  8. Pilot

    Pilot Well-Known Member

    Suck his cock?
  9. Dick Whitman

    Dick Whitman Well-Known Member

    That's what "goes down" means. I don't think he was referring to the photo, but the copy.
  10. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    The ad puns on "goes down."
  11. Azrael

    Azrael Well-Known Member

    "Belvedere Vodka: Ask for it when you know what she's really asking for."
  12. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    And, not for anything, but this is an excellent marketing ploy. All the faux outrage will certainly get Belvedere plenty of publicity with nothing more than a, "We're sorry if we offended anyone" as the cost.
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