Hoekstra Super Bowl ad raises racial sensitivity questions with language, references to China

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The portrayal of a young Asian woman speaking broken English in a Super Bowl ad being run by U.S. Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra against Michigan incumbent Debbie Stabenow is bringing charges of racial insensitivity.

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Brian

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Loved the ad. If the libs and the easily offended pansies out there don't like it, too f--ing bad!
puck falin

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Sneaky Pete wrote:
Loved the ad. If the libs and the easily offended pansies out there don't like it, too f--ing bad!
The Clint Eastwood ad was even better Little Peter.... LOL
puck falin

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Sneaky Pete wrote:
Loved the ad. If the libs and the easily offended pansies out there don't like it, too f--ing bad!
Before I forget, if anyone out here is a Pansy, it is you. You are weak. LOL

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