We thought Activision had learned its lesson about manufactured controversy in the Modern Warfare 2
ad campaign after Infinity Ward's "Grenade Spam" video
. Unfortunately, it would appear that the lesson learned was that manufactured controversy is awesome. So here's a YouTube-only ad (after the break; via Game Informer
) featuring an older gentleman talking with disgust about what sounds like sexual behavior -- but what's actually Modern Warfare 2
A shortened, milder version
is currently appearing on broadcast television.