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Godaddy offends women in Superbowl ad

Ladies are looking for an exit
Mon Feb 06 2012, 10:59

CONTROVERSIAL DOMAIN REGISTRAR and hosting firm Godaddy continued to work its charm by managing to be offensive to women during the US Superbowl broadcast.

In an advert shown during the Superbowl the firm finally managed to do what it apparently has been trying to do for some time and offend any women who are not already offended by its Godaddy Girls.

The ad was for Godaddy's internet cloud service and featured what it called Pussycat Dolls, a quintet of girls that dance in varying states of undress.

We did not learn much from watching it, other than the fact that Godaddy offers cloud services and that naked women might be "heaven".

People were quick to comment on the ad, and many said that they will move their domains away from the firm, as many people have before.

"It would appear @Godaddy has done it again making their customers angry enough to move to another provider," commented Anonymouspress in a Twitter message.

"Because no woman is ever in need of a domain name. #godaddy #disgusting," says another message, and, "Hey mommy bloggers, wouldn't it be awesome if every. single. one. of us moved our hosting from #GoDaddy somewhere else 1st thing tomorrow?" said another.

In response to some comments accusing it of not having a high opinion of women the firm's Twitter account responded, "Not true at all. We love all our customers. We just like to have fun. ^A". However, the barrage of comments by those offended continues. µ

 

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