Guinness Ad Reaches New Manipulative Lows
You thought that Obama photo shoot was opportunistic? Oh, brother, you ain’t seen nothing yet. I’ve heard some folks call this commercial “inspiring” or “game changing.” I dunno, you can judge for yourself. More of my cynicism after the video.
I mean, yes, it’s nice that this is a beer commercial that celebrates friendship over some sort of testosterone-fueled nonsense. It’s also lovely that these men can be both sensitive and physically strong. But I find the whole thing manipulative. And I’m usually the first to grab a tissue. What do you think? Is my heart blacker than a pint of plain?