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Spoof: Mercedes Killed Adolf Hitler . . .
Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 29, 2013 @ 6:00 am In Humor,Weekend | Comments Disabled
A spoof of a Mercedes-Benz commercial featuring a C-Class Mercedes running down and killing Adolf Hitler went viral over the weekend, sparking mostly positive reactions. But the German automaker, part of Daimler AG (FWB:DAI), wasn’t exactly pleased with the unauthorized commercial spot.
The 80-second video that was uploaded to YouTube contains the warning “This spot is a film school’s submission. There exists no current or past affiliation to Mercedes-Benz or to Daimler AG.”
Mercedes Not Amused By Viral Spoof Ad Of A Young Hitler Being Run Over By A C-Class
Source: International Business Times 
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 IBT: http://www.ibtimes.com/mercedes-not-amused-viral-spoof-ad-young-hitler-being-run-over-c-class-video-1398223
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