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Is It Racist? – Blackface Cupcake Edition

Posted by: Carly Hallam | December 10, 2010 at 3:00PM

In a Duncan Hines ad campaign called "Hip Hop Cupcakes", vanilla cupcakes with oversized lips and bulging eyes start beatboxing when covered in a chocolate glaze.

(The video can be seen here.)

Umm…yeah. You decide.