All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘offensive’

Steve Martin Aplogizes For Offensive Tweet

“I am very upset that a tweet I sent out last week has been interpreted by some to be insulting to African Americans. By now media coverage of the unfortunate tweet has only added to this perception. To those who were offended, again, I offer a deep, sincere, and humble apology without reservation,” Steve Martin wrote on his personal website, …

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Shailene Woodley Speaks Out Against “Cheeky” Tagline

In more Controversial for the Sake of Marketing Success news (no, not another Miley article), an upcoming movie entitled The Fault in our Stars has just released a beautiful poster for a likely tear-jerker involving two teens with cancer falling in love. Unfortunately, their catchy tagline “One Sick Love Story” has surely caught the public’s attention– and all of it …

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Obama Letter Says He Did Not Ridicule “Tea Baggers”

While responding to a concerned citizen about the Affordable Care Act, president Obama allegedly used a derogatory term “tea baggers.” The president gave a handwritten response to a note he received from one Thomas J. Ritter, a school teacher in Texas who had written to Obama to complain about Obamacare and political issues in general. “This bill has caused such …

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