Category: TV

Racist Ads: Burger King and Acura

There is a bit of controversy surrounding Acura’s Super Bowl ad starring Jerry Seinfield and Jay Leno.  Yesterday, TMZ reported that the casting for the commercial requested a “nice looking, friendly, not too dark” African-American man to play the car dealer.  Acura later issued an official apology for excluding dark-skinned blacks from the casting.  This revelation comes barely two weeks… Read more →