A great way to celebrate Mother’s Day is spending time with your mom, reminiscing together about the great times you shared when you were still a child.
A not great way to celebrate Mother’s Day is to think about what life would be like if you were still attached to your mother via an umbilical cord. And yet that’s exactly what Skittles’ Mother’s Day ad is forcing us to do by actually showing us what it would be like.
This ad does not succeed in making us want to buy Skittles and it also doesn’t succeed in making mothers feel appreciated, so we’re not exactly sure what they were hoping to achieve with it. Unless it was grossing all of us out, which it does very well. Read more…