12 Iconic Characters Utterly Ruined By Terrible Commercials
12. Cookie Monster Was A Neo-Nazi Promotional Tool
Though not on a screen (thankfully), the Cookie Monster has apparently being helping neo-Nazis in Germany by distributing pamphlets about Aryan values to children - because of course that path worked out so well for Germany last time. It probably wouldnt have done any damage to the character of the Cookie Monster had this issue stayed within the region where it was happening. Sadly though, the story went viral last year, turning it into an unfortunate advert for the political group. Even though nobody really believes that the Cookie Monster would be a neo-Nazi, its not a stretch to imagine that there are now thousands of people who cant help but be reminded the monstrous actions of the Nazis every time they see that adorable blue beast with the googly eyes.
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