Taco Bell Disses Its Target Market
|Is that a Crunchwrap Supreme on your plate, or are you just happy to see me?|
The show is already under fire from the Parents Television Council as being "dangerous" for children, and MTV executives are reportedly worried that future episodes could violate child-pornography laws.
In light of this, the Hollywood Reporter (via Eater) reports that Taco Bell has pulled its ads from Skins.
Spokesperson Rob Poetsch tells The Hollywood Reporter, "We advertise on a variety of MTV programs that reach our core demographic of 18 to 34 year olds, which included the premiere episode of Skins."Excuse me? The brand that promotes the "Fourth Meal" is too proper for Skins?
"Upon further review, we've decided that the show is not a fit for our brand and have moved our advertising to other MTV programming," he added.
Your entire business model is based on youngsters getting smashed out of their minds and then showing up at two in the morning to shove melty, crunchy, cheesy crap down their gullets.
Seriously, the Crunchwrap Supreme is such an aphrodisiac for anonymous drunken sex that it should come with a free trial of Valtrex.