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New 'Crazy' Burger King Commercial Offends Mental Health Advocacy Organizations

A new Burger King commercial has — to no one's surprise — attracted criticism from mental health organizations for depicting the King as "crazy." In the commercial, he gets chased by orderlies through an office building because he's "insane" for giving away "so much beef for $3.99." A spokesperson for Burger King responded by noting:

"The creative concepts used to bring this to life were meant to highlight the King's unchecked enthusiasm about giving his guests a Steakhouse-quality sandwich at a great price and were not intended to reflect any group or situation."

· Burger King Ad Featuring its Mascot as Crazy Offends Mental Health Organizations [WaPo]
· The King is Crazy and Insane [Youtube]

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