Coca Cola’s mixing of French and English

24 09 2013

Coca Cola’s mixing of French and English leeds to chaos:

Coke cancels campaign after French gets lost in translation
by The Canadian Press on Thursday, September 19, 2013 3:15pm –

EDMONTON – Coca-Cola has cancelled a Canadian promotion that paired randomly generated English and French words inside bottle caps after an Edmonton woman got one that said “You Retard.”

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1 10 2013
Sopco

Here is the follow up:
Coca-Cola apologizes for offensive bottle cap message

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/coca-cola-apologizes-for-offensive-bottle-cap-message-1.1861022

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