Buzz·Updated on May 13, 2020. Posted on Apr 3, 2009Racist Toothpaste CommercialThe pole-climbing black man frightens white folk, but appearances can be deceiving!by Jack ShepherdBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink View this video on YouTube Similarly, black herbal toothpaste looks weird and scary, but it's actually pretty good. I think that's the message, anyway. This commercial is sad because it's pretty racist and also because it's pretty sad. The lonely man had a lousy day and he clearly makes awful toothpaste choices. (Via Copyranter).