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    Pepsi’s ‘Protest’ Ad Mocked, Then Dropped

    Tap into that ice-cold zeitgeist. Pepsi, likely hoping to capture the oh-so-hip spirit of youth resistance, released a commercial this week starring Kendall Jenner as a blonde-wigged model who loses her lipstick in favor of marching, denim-clad, with a group of young protesters confronted by a line of uniformed police. Jenner offers one of the officers a Pepsi, which he accepts, thereby … solving police brutality? Pepsi’s been roundly mocked on the internet, and has now pulled the ad altogether, apologizing for having “missed the mark.”

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