Budweiser releases a first (maybe) Gay Beer Commercial.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Apr 26, 2011
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This Bud’s for you.

Kudos to Bud…even if it is highly ambiguous…the internet has decided that this commercial does represent a sort of subtle shout-out to the gay community.

Via Gawker:

…the soldier’s gay, right? The gays are wondering. The spot’s two principals are the soldier and a certain guy back home, who’s either his brother or a very best friend or his super gay lover. Not like they’re…click over for the rest.



About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


2 Responses to “Budweiser releases a first (maybe) Gay Beer Commercial.”

  1. Liz says:

    Yeah except he hugs a girl about his age too.. Possibly hinting at her being his girlfriend? It seems like he's more of a brother…

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