[pics] Benetton launches controversial ad campaign “Unhate” featuring Gay Obama-Chavez Kiss

As was stated by the WSJ, these guys are reaching for for some publicity but I seriously doubt this gonna make anyone but their clothes. Info below:

via WSJ
On Wednesday, the house unveiled its first major brand advertising campaign in more than a decade, titled “Unhate.”

The images are of global leaders kissing: U.S. President Barack Obama locks lips with China’s Hu Jintao and with Venezuela’s Hugo Chávez.

A picture of the Pope embracing one of Islam’s leading figures, Ahmed Mohamed el-Tayeb, the imam of the al-Azhar mosque in Egypt, was hung from a bridge near the Vatican early Wednesday.

Alessandro Benetton anticipated that this ad would be the most controversial. “We could be excommunicated,” he said, only half-joking.

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