What’s Wrong With This Picture???

- By Bossip Staff Categories: For Discussion, For Your Viewing Pleasure, Get Your Life Together

Walking Dead

Pure. Fawking. Comedy.

A billboard promoting AMC’s zombie hit The Walking Dead has sparked a controversy in the UK after an advertising company posted the display on the side of a funeral home. The banner — which includes the tagline “What makes us human?” — brandishes the show’s Walking Dead title visible to the bereaved as they approach the store to make arrangements for their loved ones. Here’s what the scene looks like:

“There must be somewhere else they could put it that would have shown a degree of insight and sensitivity,” said one resident.

Advertiser Clear Channel reportedly issued this apology:

“Clear Channel apologises for any offense caused by the unfortunate juxtaposition of this advertisement, which was certainly not intended. We arranged to have it removed right away and it has since come down.”

What do you think? Poor taste, marketing genius, or a bit of both?

C’mon tell the truth, this sh*t is hilarious. How didn’t someone see the funeral home??? SMH



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    I own the complete series in comic form and I hope to goodness they hurry up and bring in Michonne with her katana!! I can’t WAIT to see her walk onscreen with her zombie husband and ex-boyfriend on a leash! Awwwww yeah!!

    *I’m a nerd, don’t judge me!*

    • Injera70

      Man I can’t wait for that either. I hope the show starts to follow the books more.

  • Just me

    O_o would.u look @ that!

  • super steph!

    saw this on failblog a few nights ago. and i didnt really think it was funny then either.

  • Benzy

    When does the 2nd season start?

  • Suga

    Phahahahahahah hilarious

  • esso

    lol looks like someone was already trying to tear the poster down!

  • jag

    Lol how insensitive… And eerie!

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  • wisdom

    It doesn’t look like a typical funeral home. But someone had to read the store sign…lol..this is sarcastic world we live in.

  • Honut Sinti

    So, if you are deceased and “unco-operative” you don’t get funeral care?

    • ManchesterUKer

      ‘Co-operative’ just means publicly owned…

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