It was such a simple, good natured, blatant attempt at seeming ‘diverse’. And yet the racists of Twitter flocked to it, like flies to shit.
It’s baffling and sadly unsurprising to me that people actively choose to voice their concerns over race-mixing, as if it’s on the same plain as beastiality. Yeah, creating adorable children is horrible. (I’m rolling my eyes so hard, even typing that sarcastically…)
What seems to be a mix of blatant racism and trolling has made for a deplorable and unnecessary reaction to the advertisement. The handler of Old Navy’s Twitter the company’s spokespeople have to speak of the ad’s controversy.