Hobby Lobby’s case went to the Supreme Court over the question of if a business has “freedom of religion.” Hobby Lobby won.
Also, a video from Last Week Tonight on corporations inappropriate uses of twitter.
A Pepsi ad featuring Kendall Jenner recently made it into the news:
The ad was widely met with derision.
This is not a new phenomena. Imagery and ideas of rebellion have been used to sell products for decades. Sites such as Jezebel, Sociological Images, and this blog have previously looked at this issue. Following are some additional examples:
There is also a great tumblr “Congrats, you have an all male panel!” that shows approval through an image of David Hasselhoff giving a thumbs up. The site takes submissions and includes some of the following: