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Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 03/15/2012

Watch CDC’s graphic ‘Tips from Former Smokers’ ads

The campaign was launched just weeks after a judge declared the FDA’s mandate for graphic cigarette labels unconstitutional.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  01:46 PM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, CDC: graphic smoking ads

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 03/05/2012

British Home Office tackles issue of teen rape in ad campaign

A new ad campaign seeks to remind teenagers that some rape isn’t violent.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:18 PM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, UK, Home office, teen rape, ads

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 11/30/2011

Mugabe’s youth militia not amused by Nando’s dead dictators ad

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s youth militia has seen restaurant chain Nando’s new “last dictator standing” ad, and they are not amused.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:39 PM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, Chipangano, Nando's, ads

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 11/23/2011

Hanukkah vodka ad pulled after protests from Jewish groups

A New York City billboard selling cheap vodka with a slogan that Jewish advocacy groups said was anti-Semitic has been taken down.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  09:03 AM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Ads, Hannukah, Christmas

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 10/25/2011

Ed Lee dubbed '2 Legit 2 Quit' in new political ad by M.C. Hammer and Biz Stone (video)

Famous San Franciscans have come out to endorse San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee in a wacky campaign ad.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  02:16 PM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Mayor Ed Lee, campaign ads, Biz Stone, MC Hammer