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  1. keeping up with the kardashian gaffes
    Kendall Jenner Thinks Her Life ‘Is Over’ After Pepsi Commercial FiascoWe all make mistakes. But not many that involve multinational beverage corporations.
  2. but what would don draper think?
    Alec Baldwin Implores You Not to Blame Kendall Jenner for Pepsi AdWho you should blame is … America.
  3. last night on late night
    The Director Behind That Awful Pepsi Commercial Gets Belated Wake-up Call on SNL“So we’re just kind of using them … to sell soda … ”
  4. bad pr
    Pepsi Pulls Its Protest Ad, Apologizes to Kendall Jenner“Pepsi was trying to project a global message of unity, peace and understanding. Clearly, we missed the mark.”
  5. pop lives matter
    Pepsi Claims Its Kendall Jenner Protest Ad Is About a ‘Spirit of Harmony’The commercial co-opts protest imagery to sell the product.
  6. costume designers
    This Japanese Jude Law Pepsi Ad Beat Beyoncé’s ‘Hold Up’ for a Costume AwardOnly the Costume Designers Guild could pit the Young Pope against Beyoncé.
  7. still the 80s
    You Can Blame Soda Brands for the Rise of Product Placement in EntertainmentCoke’s 1982 acquisition of Columbia Pictures inspired the soda giant to double down on product integration.
  8. corporate sponsorship
    Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon Talks Beyoncé and Pepsi“Do not take two million dollars from Pepsi and be a role model for young girls.”
  9. super bowl commercials
    Janelle Monáe Dances to Madonna in Super Bowl AdDon’t aim for second best.
  10. in development
    Bravo Developing a Coke vs. Pepsi DramaSet in the eighties.
  11. super bowl ads
    Go Behind the Scenes of Elton John and Melanie Amaro’s Super Bowl Commercial“What accent? I love Pepsi!” — Melanie Amaro
  12. american idol
    American Idol Contestant Gets in Trouble With Jackson FamilyWhat? Pepsi jokes are off the table?
  13. soda wars
    Simon Cowell Reportedly Prefers Pepsi to CokeHe’s hoping the soft drink will sponsor ‘The X-Factor.’
  14. ad wizards
    Infamous Video of Michael Jackson’s Hair Catching on Fire Finally UnearthedPretty harrowing stuff here, people.
  15. sketchmercials
    MacGruber Sells Out to Pepsi, Rebrands Himself ‘Pepsuber’Pepsi, Pepsi, Pepsi, Pepsi, Pepsi, Pepsi, Pepsi!