Chips Ahoy! came out with an interesting Mother's Day ad that featured one of the contests from RuPaul’s Drag Race. It triggered conservatives.
Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. MORE TYT: https://tyt.com/trial
Read more here: https://www.mediaite.com/online/chips-ahoy-cookies-brutally-mocks-snowflakes-triggered-by-their-mothers-day-video-featuring-drag-queen/
"Chips Ahoy! has emerged as an unlikely culture war champion, as the cookie brand faced down a reactionary backlash to its Mother’s Day social media campaign by mocking people who were offended by a video featuring RuPaul’s Drag Race star Vanessa Vanjie.
It all started with a tweet that read “#HappyMothersDay to your moms, your drag moms and everyone who celebrates you being YOU,” and which was accompanied by a video of Vanjie extolling the virtues of mothers of every kind:
That message of inclusion did not sit well with the usual suspects, and even compelled one of them, Federalist contributor David Reaboi, to rush to a grocery store to pose with a package of the cookies:”
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