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Thursday, February 3, 2011

Update: Yum! Brands Pulls Obama Impersonator Ads

Posted By on Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 12:00 PM

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On Monday we showed you an ad for KFC airing in China in which a President Obama lookalike is crushed by a giant fish sandwich. Obama Foodorama reports (via Eater) that Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC, has pulled the ads.
"It is no longer airing and will not be re-aired," Yum! Brands spokesman Ben Golden said of the ad campaign, via e-mail. "It was meant to be a spoof and no disrespect was intended."

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