Cinnabon apologizes for Carrie Fisher tribute
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Cinnabon apologizes for Carrie Fisher tribute

Carrie Fisher arrives at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Ballroom on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Carrie Fisher arrives at the Governors Awards at the Dolby Ballroom on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

People were not happy with Cinnabon’s attempt at a tribute to Carrie Fisher following her untimely passing on Tuesday:

While Cinnabon tried to make a pun about Princess Leia’s iconic hairstyle as it relates to their product, people felt it went too far as a self-promotional tool:

I also felt the tweet suggested objectification, as “buns” could also be referring to her butt. While Fisher had a fierce sense of humor, she also was a feminist and outspoken of her dislike for her more revealing Princess Leia outfits.

That said… I still don’t know that she would have been offended by that implication.

Cinnabon removed the tweet and issued the following apology:

Many think Fisher would have found the tweet funny, or are disenchanted by the conversation itself:


What do you think?

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Donna & Marley

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