Too Hot for TV?

The following TV commercial for Heinz's Deli Mayo may have sparked controversy and been unceremoniously yanked from British TV, but I'm impressed by the fact that it even aired in the first place. Would it even make the first cut in America? Look:

That really was it. That really was what all the hubbub was about. The full story is here.


  1. I love it!

    Another controversial ad that got through the layers. At least long enough to qualify them to enter the contest season. YAY!

  2. gotta love the brits.

  3. Anonymous2/13/2009

    I am unable to empathize with anyone who finds this commercial offensive. I can only intellectualize the semantic fact, "some people find this offensive."