These Sexist Ads for Luxury Watches Sparked Anger and Apology, But Is the Brand Even Real?

Mariner Watches removed its posts, but questions linger abut the company's legitimacy

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Scrolling Instagram these days, you’re likely to see ads for luxury products whose swank photography and mildly familiar-ish names often hide the fact that you’ve never actually heard of the advertiser or its products.

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