This laundry detergent ad from China is making liberals on the internet go nuts. Do you think it’s racist? Or is it funny to you?
(CNN)A black man and a young Chinese woman are flirting, as he leans in for a kiss she thrusts a detergent capsule in his mouth and bundles him into a laundry machine.
She sits atop the machine as the man spins and screams inside until, to her apparent delight, out pops a handsome Chinese man dressed in a clean, white t-shirt.
This staggeringly offensive advert is attracting outrage on both the Chinese and wider web, with users blasting it for being racist.
Watch the full ad below:
“My god,” wrote one user on Weibo, China’s version of Twitter. “Don’t Chinese marketing people get any education about race?”
“If you don’t understand why it’s racist, congratulations, you’re a racist,” wrote another, after some commenters tried to defend the ad.
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