Aug. 28th, 2006

Bacardi swims upstream with new ad: and manages to upset the local blogosphere

Picture_3_3 The advertising blogosphere is up in arms over Bacardi’s new TV spot which features two guys dressed in salmon suits running the wrong way in a marathon.

It seems the rummy beverage marketers ripped off San Francisco’s famous (Ok, but I’ve never heard of them) Cacophony Society that enters the Bay to Breakers run at mid point every year to run against the flow.

Which is pretty cool. See here for more.

Click the image to see the spot.

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