This Dollar Shave Club commercial (that takes confidence cues from the Old Spice man) had me until they introduced Alejandra—the scenes comes across like she’s the butt of the joke.

Dollar Shave Club raised more than $1 million in initial capital, TechCrunch reported yesterday. Now let’s see if they can get some of that Latino grooming money.

For the record: As the overall uneployment rate appears to be falling, Latinas’ joblessness has remained flat and well above the national average.

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