Beer maker Anheuser-Busch and basketball team Cleveland Cavaliers have found themselves sharply criticized for what many are calling tone-deaf advertising alluding to sexual assault and domestic violence.
The Cavaliers showed a promotional video on Wednesday during a game against the Chicago Bulls depicting a man throwing his girlfriend to the ground once it's revealed she is a Bulls Fan.
“When it’s playoff basketball time, you have to be all in," a voice-over says. "So don’t make the same mistake she made.”
That came a week after Anheuser-Busch sparked a social media storm for a controversial label on Bud Light bottles calling it "the perfect beer...