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Pepsi Offers Peace with an Empty Can

Zuhra Amini, Columist

April 27, 2017


Filed under OPINION

On April 5, Pepsi released an ad starring Kendall Jenner making peace with the police at a “protest” by offering a police officer a can of Pepsi. The protest depicted was ideologically ambiguous with signs asking to “join the conversation” and fashionable millennials having a good time. I...

Radical Subtlety and Smartphone Ads

Spencer Wharton

December 7, 2012


Filed under BLOGS, OPINION, Web Only

I was yelling at the TV for a lot of election night. I was at the Pio's election night liveblog headquarters (read: Managing Editor Libby Arnosti's house), watching a live feed of election coverage, as well as compulsively refreshing multiple tabs in my browser. As anyone who knows me will tell you, ...

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