Vodka-Maker Absolut Apologizes, Ends Ad Showing California, Texas As Part Of Mex

Posted on Monday, April 07 at 08:26 by NAUWATCH

The campaign, which promotes ideal scenarios under the slogan "In an Absolut World," showed a 1830s-era map when Mexico included California, Texas and other southwestern states. Mexico still resents losing that territory in the 1848 Mexican-American War and the fight for Texas independence.

http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2008/04/05/america/LA-GEN-Mexico-US-Absolut-Ads.php

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