Calvin Klein is under fire over a new ad that features supermodel Bella Hadid kissing a robot:

Here’s the ad via the robot’s Twitter account:

Now, let’s get to why people were offended. It wasn’t over a consent issue:

It’s worse. . .

People are mad because Bella Hadid isn’t a lesbian and this is “queerbaiting”:

“Queerbaiting” is defined as, “an exploitative tactic used to tease a queer romance to draw viewers in without any intention of fully developing or representing LGBTQ people and relationships.” Like this?

But it does appear the robot is a lesbian, so we’re really confused:

It’s a brave new world, everyone.



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