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indicating it believes that sexy, violent movies are being wrongly advertised to kids — and the MPAA, per its agreement with CARU, has done nothing about it. BNET first noted the issue back in December . (Pictured: Anne Hathaway in Get Smart , which was advertised on kids’ TV and which CARU cited MPAA rated for “rude humor, action, violence and language.”) Often, CARU discovers that the movie studio intentionally placed the ad on kids’ TV. That happened recently with an ad for Star Trek . The film is rated PG-13 for “sci-fi action and violence, and brief sexual content,” but was advertised during ... market research, surveys and trends
Parents Group Warns Advertisers Over Shatner's “$#*! My Dad Says ...
and the show’s title continues to face controversy coming from the Parents Television Council. And so today they have called for action against advertisers who sponsor the show and are threatening boycotts.   PTC is not taking $#*! Shatner’s new show was inspired by the popular Twitter account @shitmydadsays, but CBS opted to call the show $#*! My Dad Says . Back in May the Parents Television Council, a watchdog group which professes to be the "nation’s most influential advocacy organization protecting children against sex, violence, and profanity on television", warned CBS that if they did not change the ... market research, surveys and trends

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An Internet hub for moderates, centrists, and independents, with domestic and international news, analysis, original reporting, and popular features from the left, center, and right For Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain you might say this about the third and final debate he had with Democratic Sen. Barack Obama: The third time was the charm. For the first half hour at least. But uncommitted voters by a large margin feel McCain lost the debate, according to a just-released CBS poll: As in the previous debates, CBS News and Knowledge Networks have conducted a nationally representative poll of uncommitted voters to ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Tebow Ad Helps CBS Lift Super Bowl Sales With Priceline Absent ...
Super Bowl commercial for Focus on the Family, along with first-time advertisements from a dozen other marketers, helped CBS increase sales from the game as Priceline.com Inc. and Toyota Motor Co. opted out. New advertisers Electronic Arts Inc. , Qualcomm Inc. and truTV are joining Tebow and long-time Super Bowl marketer Anheuser-Busch InBev NV , the biggest sponsor, to push sales past the $206 million NBC reported last year, Dana McClintock , a spokesman for New York-based CBS Corp. , said in an interview. CBS has completed ad sales for the Feb. 7 match-up between the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts, with prices for ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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book on ideology advertising, S. P. Sethi's ADVOCACY ADVERTISING AND LARGE ..... insufficient evidence, experiencer deletion, false statement, misleading ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Dems Blacken Eye Over Ad
WASHINGTON, DC --- CBS felt compelled to offer a detailed defense of its policy on advocacy advertising after Democrats on Capitol Hill drubbed the Eye net for refusing to air an anti-Bush ad during the Super Bowl. "Given the misleading and inaccurate statements offered to the media and the public in recent days, it is understandable why there is confusion over the CBS Television Network's longstanding policy against advocacy advertising," CBS said in a statement distributed to media outlets. Liberal grassroots political group MoveOn.org has spent the last two weeks pillorying the net for deciding not to air the ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
O'Shaughnessy 1 The Rules and Regulations of Political Advertising ...
revisited the express advocacy debate by restricting so-called issue ads, .... The statement must identify the candidate and state that he or she has approved the ... Bowl ad debacle between the broadcasting station CBS and MoveOn.org, ...
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However, some ranchers, puppy mill operators, irresponsible breeders, and certain restaurants and meat companies whose unsavory practices have been spotlighted by HSUS are eager to see the organization shut down. HSUS is currently the target of an expensive smear campaign from the deceptively-named “Center for Consumer Freedom” (CCF), which is actually a front group for meat-packers, restaurants, and other corporations that profit from unhealthy and unlawful activities (such as puppy mills, or using terminally ill “downer” cows in slaughterhouses). CCF perpetuates myths and misrepresentations about HSUS, ...