Snapchat’s Cinco de Mayo Filter Is Taco Terrifying

Snapchat’s Cinco de Mayo Filter Is Taco Terrifying

To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, Snapchat has launched a taco face filter which is the stuff of nightmares. The filter transforms people’s heads into giant tacos with the option of dribbling the chain’s Diablo spicy sauce.

ERIN MARY Doyle
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The latest filter is sponsored by fast food chain Taco Bell who think there are people in this world who dream of being a taco:

People’s reaction is a mix bag where some people are terrified and some people are loving it:


A fortnight ago to celebrate National Weed Day (April 20th), Snapchat was accused of digital blackface when launched a Bob Marley filter which superimposed the skin colour and facial features of the Jamaican artist on the Snapchat users-with added Rastafarian hat and dreadlocks.

People in the industry have praised Snapchat as a great marketing tool to grab those Millennials. But Strohfeldt Consulting founder and creative director, Robert Strohfeldt, argued that Snapchat has got nothing on the success of more traditional campaigns.