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Kardashian Sisters May Sue Ford Over Offensive Ad

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It may be time for Ford to put their money where their mouth is.

The automotive company fell into some hot water over an offensive ad for their Ford Figo “Leave Your Worries Behind” campaign – which featured a illustrated drawing of Paris Hilton driving a Figo …with Kourtney, Kim, and Khloe Kardashian bound and gagged in the trunk.

The Kardashian sisters are seen bound and gagged in the back of a Ford Figo with Paris Hilton in the driver's seat in illustrations produced by an Indian ad agency

Ford claimed that the “unofficial”ad was done by an advertising team in India, and never meant to be released to the public (it advertises a vehicle that’s not even available to U.S.).  However, the ad still leaked onto the internet (along with several other equally offensive ads featuring different people).

In response to public outrage, Ford issued this apology:

“We deeply regret this incident and agree with our agency partners that it should have never happened. The posters are contrary to the standards of professionalism and decency within Ford and our agency partners. Together with our partners, we are reviewing approval and oversight processes to help ensure nothing like this ever happens again.”

However, the Kardashians are not accepting the apology.  In response to Ford’s statement, their family lawyer exclusively told omg! Insider:

“The ‘leave your worries behind’ Ford ads are disgusting, vile and offensive to all women.  It is unacceptable that Ford would align itself with an ad agency that would so carelessly release these ads.”

The Kardashian family lawyer added that the Kardashian sisters “do not take this lightly and are [currently] exploring all of their legal options.”

Do you think that Ford should have to pay up for the leaked ads?  Sound off below!

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Cocktails & Coins! Inside Aisha Tyler’s Wild Life After Divorce & Departure From ‘The Talk’

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Aisha Tyler went through a few MAJOR life changes over the past two years and now, the actress is back on top living life to the fullest.

In 2016, Tyler’s college love and husband of 20 years, Jeff Tietjens, filed for divorce from the actress. As if that weren’t an emotional challenge to overcome, Tyler was then ordered to pay Tietjens $31,250 a month in spousal support for the next four years, plus a lump sum of $500k.

Following the emotional split, Tyler’s career then took a big turn when she walked away from CBS’s The Talk. Just eight months ago, the actress left the show to pursue other passions. “I also have three other series (Criminal Minds, hosting Whose Line Is It Anyway? and voicing a character on Archer),” the actress said during the big announcement. “People always go, ‘How do you do all that?’ And I don’t always have an answer.”

While it might sound like Tyler’s woes and 360 of a life might seem completely damaging, it all turned for the better. “The unknown can be very compelling and can be interesting. Instead of thinking about it as change, think about it as dynamism,” she told HipHollywood during the screening of Dwyane Wade’s, Shot in the Dark. 

She explained, “You can’t stay the same, your life can’t stay the same. Staying the same is staying in place and staying in place is dying slowly. For me, I always reminded myself I’m not always going to feel this way, it’s not always going to be this tuff.”

“You cannot get through this experience on this planet without a little bit of pain and you need to know that and see that it’s temporary,” Aisha said. “My life is so interesting now and it wouldn’t have been without going through the stuff that I’ve been through. It’s been good for me; all this change.”

The actress is not only the star of some major network shows, but she also is about to launch her new cocktail line, Courage and Stone. “It’s been a really really exciting process,” she told us. “It really came out of my love of cocktails, my love of going to great bars and then going home and being like ‘I don’t know how to do all this.'”

Tyler then admitted that she was a whiskey girl at heart and that when she left the Talk “Julie Chen put me in a whiskey of the month club. She she’s doubled my collection in the last couple of months.”

Set to releae late spring early summer 2018.

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