They can always go eat someone else’s pasta!

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The Chairman of the privately-owned company, Guido Barilla, told an Italian radio show that Barilla is a company that “likes the traditional family” and that you’re not going to see any gays in Barilla’s advertising. And if gays don’t like it, “they can always go eat someone else’s pasta”.

Here’s my piece about this incident, quoting a famous Barilla’s AD designed by Erberto Carboni during the 50’s.

External Link: They can always go eat someone else’s pasta!

Davide Bonazzi

Davide Bonazzi, born in 1984, is a freelance illustrator based in Bologna, Italy. His clients’ list includes The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, Paramount Pictures Channel, Scientific American, Science, Fortune Magazine, Variety, Columbia University, MIT Technology Review, Timberland, American Airlines and many others. Davide combines digital techniques with textures of scanned found objects, in order to give his conceptual works a warm and evocative atmosphere.

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