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Scarlett Johansson Quits Oxfam because of SodaStream Deal

Jan 30 2014, 4:11am CST | by , in News | Super Bowl

Scarlett Johansson Quits Oxfam because of SodaStream Deal
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SodaStream really hit gold with the Scarlett Johansson deal. First Fox bans the initial SodaStream Superbowl ad and then half the world turns on Scarlett Johansson for making a deal with SodaStream because of their West Bank factories. Johansson stands by SodaStream and leaves Oxfam, one of her biggest critics. Watch also the banned SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad below.

The Super Bowl 2014 takes place on February 2, and will have the Broncos play against the Seahawks in the Big Game. Besides the game there will be again a huge line-up of Super Bowl ads. Fox managed to charge $4 million on average for 30 second spots. More and more Super Bowl 2014 ads and ad teasers listed in our Super Bowl 2014 Ad Line-up are released. Watch all fully released Super Bowl 2014 Ads now.

The highly anticipated SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad has been released online in the uncensored version this week. As reported Fox banned the initial version because Scarlett Johansson says at the end of the ad: Sorry Coke and Pepsi. You will not hear her say that in the SodaStream Super Bowl commercial airing during the TV broadcast of the Super Bowl this Sunday. Scarlett Johansson got also criticized for her association with SodaStream, nothing better could have happened to the company. The result of the free PR is that the SodaStream Super Bowl 2014 Ad has already close to 5 million views. It is though not the most Viral Super Bowl 2014 Ad.

The "bad" PR keeps on coming. Scarlett Johansson announced now to step down as Oxfam ambassador after 8 years. The humanitarian organization was her biggest critic. According to the Telegraph the statement reads: "Scarlett Johansson has respectfully decided to end her ambassador role with Oxfam after eight years," the statement said. "She and Oxfam have a fundamental difference of opinion in regards to the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement. She is very proud of her accomplishments and fundraising efforts during her tenure with Oxfam." 

Watch Scarlett Johansson sipping soda in the sexiest way possible below.

Super Bowl 2014 will take place in New Jersey on February 2. The big game will be played in the Metlife stadium in East Rutherford. It will be the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl. We are bringing you again full coverage of the Super Bowl Ads in our Super Bowl Hub and on Super Bowl Ads for Geeks. Check out the complete list of Super Bowl 2014 Advertisers and watch the already released Super Bowl 2014 Ads.
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