Oreo Surprises 26 Million Facebook Fans With Gay Pride Post

Photo goes viral but also sparks backlash

Oreo is widely known to be one of the most successful brands on Facebook, but tonight the brand proved it could be one of the boldest, too. Around 8 p.m. Eastern, Oreo posted a gay-pride-themed picture featuring a six-layer cookie colored like a rainbow, with “June 25” and the word “Pride.”

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