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    Default Profanity in Nivea commercial

    Advertising has reached a new all time low. In a (relatively) new commercial, Nivea has found it acceptable to use profanity. If you currently use a Nivea product, I would ask that you stop, and if you do not use their products, please refrain from using them in the future. Just to be clear- do I ever use profanity? Of course I do- but I don't broadcast it into the homes of millions of people.

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    I have not seen the ad. The use of profanity is endemic in our society. I agree, it shouldn't be but it is. As such, I rarely pay attention to it...

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    What the ^@(*& are you talking about?

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    What is the nature of the profanity? What is the phrase, if you don't mind.

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    As a user of Nivea for Men I was curious about this. The only thing I could find was their "look like you give a damn" ad campaign.
    Is this what you are referring to?

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    O Kay. Let's take it in stages. Did the commercial state that Nivea does not condemn the use of profanity, or was profanity actually used in the commercial?
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    Oh God, the world as I know it has ended. I agree with Tylerdurden.

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    is that it, the word damn! That's not profanity.
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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    Advertising douches, hemoroidal cremes, penis medicines, and getting teens inoculated for hpv so they can fornicate all they want without consequence is ok, but " damn" has you steaming? I'd say your priorities are a bit askew.

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    Quote Originally Posted by Tylerdurden View Post
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    something in the water

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    I'm gonna buy EXTRA nivea

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    I'm very sorry if you feel the word damn is profanity. Life must be so hard for you. My suggestion? Perspective.
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    Damn???? You got to be fooking kidding, the profanity filter on this site doesn't even recognise it!

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

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    Default Re: Profanity in Nivea commercial

    Sorry, lovie.

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