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Does eating Dove chocolate really have to involve “confession”?

On rare occasion, the media isn’t blatantly in-your-face sexist, racist, or ageist. In fact, it’s the more subtle messages, especially those which appear to be about female empowerment, that are harder to scrutinize. Take this DoveĀ® chocolate commercial, for example: