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Nippon Airways apologise for racist ad

(Photography credit to airplane-pictures.net) All Nippon Airways (ANA) was forced to apologise today for an advert which critics claim racially stereotyped Westerners as having big noses and blond hair. The ad sees two Japanese men discussing the view of the airline when one says: ‘Let’s change the image of Japanese people.’ ‘Sure,’ replies the other,…

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Bikini Clad Barista Calls Customers Fat on Facebook- How to alienate your customers and destroy your business…

Meghan Calavan,owner of Sips Ahoy in Washington, U.S.A., a coffee shop which sees bikini clad baristas serve customers, has become embroiled in a bitter cyber bullying case involving a customer. Calavan has posted cruel jibes about a customers size on Sips Ahoy’s business page, which has angered local residents.   Jesseka Kathleen Cladek called the…

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Coca-Cola apologise after ‘You Retard’ found inside bottle cap

Coca-Cola have apologised to a family after daughter found ‘You Retard’ printed inside a bottle cap. Blake Loates, from Alberta, Canada, was shocked to turn over her bottle cap to read ‘You Retard’. ‘We immediately thought, you have got to be kidding me?’ she told the Huffington Post Alberta. ‘We thought it might been a disgruntled…

Samsung celebrity tweets support for Galaxy S4 from his iPhone… Big Uh Oh!

  As a PR pro, if you are currently sponsoring any celebrity to tweet on behalf of your clients brand, then this is your WORST nightmare. Spanish tennis player David Ferrer sent a tweet out to more than 350,000 of his followers  telling them how great using Samsung’s new Galaxy S4 was, but accidentally sent…