In our upcoming issue, The Siren is dedicating a short piece to the recent Dr. Pepper Ten ads.  Dr. Pepper has gone to astounding lengths to both direct their product exclusively to men and create a campaign that quite frankly bashes women.  From a facebook page that specifically un-friends any female-identified fans, to enabling a feature that allows fans to share overtly offensive, sexist, jokes, Dr. Pepper has made their man-only message all too clear.

Read some more about Dr. Pepper’s advertising scheme:

http://www.change.org/petitions/dr-pepper-stop-the-sexist-its-not-for-women-ad-campaign

http://chicagoist.com/2011/10/11/doctor_pepper_pisses_off_pretty_muc.php 

Posted: February 28, 2012 • 2:23 PM