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American Airlines Military Pre-Boarding

American Airlines ‘Military Pre-Boarding’ Commercial: “Putting Them First”

At a crowded airline gate, a young African American woman wearing a marine camouflage-style uniform is invited to pre-board. While moving towards the front of the line, the young woman appears embarrassed by the preferential treatment until a senior citizen rises and formally salutes. The active marine and (implied) veteran acknowledge one another respectfully.

Apple's "Frankie's Holiday" Ad

Apple’s “Frankie’s Holiday” Commercial

Apple's two minute holiday ad promotes tolerance and inclusiveness, as an initially frightened community embraces a Frankenstein-like character. Apples's "Frankie's Holiday" played both on television and in movie theaters.