The Morning Beat: Is Being Gay A Guilty Pleasure

August 13, 2019

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A major ice cream is getting pushback for comparing the “guilty pleasure” of ice cream bars with people being arrested for being gay.
The original ad has a male voice over in which the narrator expresses how his love is a guilty pleasure that can get him arrested. 

The ad says “a hug for my boyfriend—that’s my guilty pleasure,” says the unnamed narrator. “Because in my country, just a simple hug with the man I love could send me to prison for more than 10 years.

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