Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday November 25, 2015

Amazon Pulling Ads Suggesting Nazis From NYC Subways

Wait, you mean people weren’t comfortable with sitting on the flags of Nazi America and Imperial Japan?

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آ…New York City Mayor Bill deBlasio called the ads "irresponsible and offensive" in remarks provided to the New York Daily News. The Anti-Defamation League told the New York blog Gothamist that the ads appeared out of context; straphangers would not immediately recognize they were meant to re-create the atmosphere of the Amazon program, not put symbols once ascribed to Nazi Germany in front of riders’ eyes.