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Banned ad, Heinz

Posted in Uncategorized by Mick on July 27, 2008

Heinz, the big guys from the mayonnaise and ketchup, made a commercial with a gay family. After numerous of conservative complaints, they decided to take this amazing commercial of air. Still a long way to go.

A mayonnaise ad that shows two men kissing has been withdrawn from television after 200 viewers complained that it was offensive.Heinz, which makes the New York Deli Mayo featured in the commercial, pulled the advertisement less than a week into its expected five week run, in response to the criticism.Viewers told the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) that the ad was inappropriate and unsuitable for children to see. The ASA has not yet decided whether to launch an investigation.Heinz apologised for any offence caused. source timesonline

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