COCA-COLA LAUNCHED a high-profile new ad at the Super Bowl this weekend. It featured families from different cultures singing much-loved patriotic song America The Beautiful in different languages. With lashings of Coke, obviously. (Warning: if you’re in a sensitive state, it may give you feelings.)
Source: SuperBowl Commercials
However, there was an immediate negative response from some social media users, angry at the use of other languages..
Some even used racial slurs, as in this now-deleted tweet. (Also, America The Beautiful isn’t the national anthem.)
However, local Atlanta news anchor Brenda Wood disagreed. So she used a segment on her show to deliver this impassioned response. Just sit back and watch: