Ashton Kutcher Ad Pulled Amid Charges Of Racism
An ad for Popchips featuring Ashton Kutcher speaking in a stereotypical Indian accent and wearing brown-face makeup was pulled after a public outcry. What do you think?
“I, for one, am glad Popchips decided to go with an American actor instead of outsourcing the job to an actual Indian.”
Warren Tracy –
“None of this would have happened if society had more ardently opposed Ashton Kutcher's career in the first place.”
Tara Hall –
“Why was it racist? Did they not make him brown enough?”
Lou Zellner –