'Baby Daddy' Father's Day Card Does Not Go Over Well
'Baby Daddy' Father's Day Card Does Not Go Over Well
The popular chain said We assure you it is never our intention to offend our guests with the merchandise we provide
14 June, 2018, 22:31
A commenter on Saunders' post later pointed out that the inside of the card did in fact use the words "husband" and "father", as well as a greeting reading "Happy Father's Day", but Saunders said it doesn't excuse the "Baby Daddy" text on the front.
"You CANNOT be serious Target!". Saunders wrote alongside the picture of the card.
Retail chain Target is under fire for selling a card featuring a kissing black couple with the words "Baby Daddy" emblazoned on it.
American Greetings insisted that the card is meant to celebrate a "loving father", but the company agreed the cover of the card could be taken out of context.
The term "baby daddy" typically refers to someone who is the father of a woman's child but is not her husband or partner. "We were made aware of some concerns about this card last week..."
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After the outcry, Target said it was removing the cards from the shelves and issued an apology to offended shoppers.
However, not all Target shoppers were as angered by the retailer's controversial "Baby Daddy" cards, with some appearing to find them more amusing than offensive.
Still, Saunders claimed the card was racist, regardless of its intent, because "there were no baby daddy cards for teenage white girls running around saying it".
Both Target and American Greetings have since apologized for the card. Said Target, "It's never our intention to offend our guests with the merchandise we provide". We should do better in the future, and we will.
"We have notified our store merchandisers to remove the card from all retailer shelves and apologize for any offense we've caused", added the spokesperson, who declined to detail how widely the card had been distributed.
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