teen pregnancy
First of all, this is a campaign designed to make people feel bad.
You know that expression: when you find you're standing in a hole, it's a good idea to stop digging? This is pertinent advice for the National Rifle Association at the moment.
To suggest that even the mom cave is a place where women are essentially expected to do what they do all the time already is...rather odd.
The commercial – called "Manly Mistake" – is attempting to make fun of the man for being embarrassed he used a feminine hygiene product.
If this middle-schooler is feeling pressure and shame on a national scale and wanting to lose weight because the Nike Corporation put his fat body on display to sell shoes, then that's creepy and depressing.

Aug 7, 2012 at 4:00pm | 42 comments

This commercial is so flagrantly, unapologetically cruel and nasty, it’s shocking that it made it from conception to reality.