- Video of CNN airing a split-screen Applebee’s commercial during their coverage of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine goes viral
- Applebee’s reacts by pausing their advertising on CNN during the Ukraine-Russia conflict
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Applebee’s doesn’t want their commercials to run during the Ukraine-Russia conflict.
On Thursday morning, a video showing CNN cut away from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine to an Applebee’s commercial went viral.
This is just brutal timing pic.twitter.com/n4MeLZZ3Xt
— whitesoxdave (@barstoolWSD) February 24, 2022
Applebee’s released a statement saying they were pausing their commercials from airing on CNN during the war in Ukraine.
I asked Applebee’s about the now-viral ad that aired on CNN today during the live broadcast of Russia's attack on Ukraine and just got the following statement: pic.twitter.com/q3rxA4cJxN
— Marty Swant (@martyswant) February 24, 2022