Don’t we all just need to lighten up a little? Here’s the answer: Yes.
Volkswagen’s Super Bowl 2013 commercial shows a guy who’s actually happy in his daily life – riding the elevator to work, cheering people up in the office, getting co-workers to smile in the conference room, taking his bosses for a drive in his VW…
Some people are calling the commercial racist, which I don’t get, although I don’t really understand the Rastafarian vibe. Sure, they’re a happy bunch, but wouldn’t the commercial have worked better if it had just been the guy being himself being happy.