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Inappropriate advert

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scrivette Wed 08-Apr-20 20:45:38

I feel this 'advert' on this Local Authority Facebook page is quite inappropriate, however I may have lost my sense of humour lately. Am I being oversensitive?

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PumpkinP Wed 08-Apr-20 20:50:29

😂 that’s my local council. Can’t say I’m surprised..

vera99 Wed 08-Apr-20 20:54:30

Cliched and lacks imagination but is low on my things to get annoyed about scale. I do wish Adam Boulton would go on a diet though!

Raffathebear Wed 08-Apr-20 21:47:20

Disgusting ad.

ssd Wed 08-Apr-20 21:48:50

I don't really get it.

ChipotleBlessing Wed 08-Apr-20 21:48:53

What’s inappropriate about it? It’s a very very popular meme which might reach the audience they’re aiming for.

Danceswithwarthogs Wed 08-Apr-20 21:49:29

I don’t get it

P0lka Wed 08-Apr-20 21:50:55

It's a meme the intended audience will understand. In these difficult times I cannot muster the energy to be offendes

LochJessMonster Wed 08-Apr-20 21:51:22

It’s a popular meme that can be really funny but doesn’t quite work here.

Derbygerbil Wed 08-Apr-20 21:52:58

Not sure what the issue is... Doesn’t seem particularly imaginative, but then I’m not in advertising. If it helps get a message through, then fine. I can understand that you might think this is a crap advert, but inappropriate?!

goose1964 Wed 08-Apr-20 22:18:54

Is it as bad as the local ad for mobility equipment which urged people to buy motorised scooters so they could go out and enjoy the sun.

scrivette Wed 08-Apr-20 23:05:45

I must be too old for the intended audience grin

Goose that's awful.

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iMoan7 Wed 08-Apr-20 23:07:35

It’s a bit tortured but meh 🤷🏻‍♀️ It’s message is clear.

TiddyTid Wed 08-Apr-20 23:56:48

Don't get it

Tayt Wed 08-Apr-20 23:59:34

It’s a very popular meme, definitely would reach the intended audience. I find it funny (I’m 24)

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