Mountain Dew Under Fire for ‘Most Racist Commercial in History’ | Work + Money – Yahoo! Shine.

Everybody likes Mountain Dew. It’s a pleasant tasting soda, full of caffeine that everybody needs to function, right?

A Mountain Dew can.

A Mountain Dew can. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

So why do they put up an ad that is undeniably racist, sexist, and debasing to both black men and women as well? Maybe they think only affluent whites drink Mountain Dew so will find this commercial so amusing it’ll make them want to run out to their nearest 7-11 for some “dew?”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZB-CEwwa0ZE