I hope they shit canned any and everyone even remotely involved in that and CONTINUE to bleed money.
Gillette ran an infamous “toxic” masculinity ad during the Super Bowl casting men as sexist bullies, followed by one in which a father teaches a daughter who is “transitioning to be a man” to shave.
The February ad prompted an immediate backlash, with many men vowing to stop using Gillette products, charging the ad assumes most men are misogynistic.
Now, P&G is reporting a net loss of about $5.24 billion for the second quarter due to an $8 billion non-cash writedown of Gillette, according to Reuters.
For the same period last year, Reuters noted, P&G’s net income was $1.89 billion, or 72 cents per share.
There is more at the link but I was having a hard enough time posting this because it’s not easy to type, laugh and scratch your nuts at the same time.
Speaking of nuts, I just remembered one of my favorite jokes.
Why do women rub their eyes in the morning when they wake up?
Because they don’t have nuts to scratch.