KFC’s TV Commerical Ad Offends Some

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Denalee Chapman March 04, 2015

This seemingly innocent family ad by KFC has ruffled feathers of some foster and adoptive families. Twitter is exploding with negative comments — sharing some parents’ disgust that KFC paints an ugly and inaccurate picture with the ad. It conveys the message that the traumatic, sad life of an abused child can be turned around by a bucket of chicken.

Others argue that KFC isn’t suggesting the chicken is an immediate cure for a traumatic life, but rather that a bucket of chicken may be a good comfort food when welcoming, accepting, and loving an emotionally hurting child.

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Denalee Chapman

Denalee is an adoptive mother, a motivational speaker, a writer, and a lover of life. She and her husband have adventured through the hills and valleys of life to find that the highest highs and the lowest lows are equally fulfilling. Book Denalee to speak to your group, or find Denalee's writings, including her books on her website at DenaleeChapman.com.

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