Public View - Snickers 'get some nuts' by AMV BBDO

By Staff, campaignlive.co.uk, Monday, 04 August 2008 06:00AM

LONDON - Members of the public react to the news that Mars has withdrawn its latest Snickers ad, by AMV BBDO.

View Snickers 'get some nuts' by BBDO

Last week, Mars withdrew its latest ad for Snickers, starring Mr T.

The company had received complaints that the ad was homophobic, because the A-Team legend was bullying a speedwalker, for not "running like a man".

The decision has caused puzzlement among industry professionals (Mars withdraws 'homophobic' Snickers ad after complaints)

But what do members of the public think about the ad and the decision to shelve it? Watch the video above to find out.


Video produced by
Vox Pops International on behalf  of Campaign.



View previous Public View videos:

Comfort 'nudists' by Ogilvy

McDonald's 'planting' by Leo Burnett
Heinz 'deli mum' by Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO
Orange 'i am' by Fallon

 

This article was first published on campaignlive.co.uk

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