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Old 23-02-2012, 10:39   #1
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[News] Inappropriate Advert on Channel 5 After Whitney Houston trailer

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Channel 5 have apologised after the inappropriate timing of an advert following the trailer for a documentary about the recently deceased singer, Whitney Houston.

The offending trailer was for Wonga.com where a puppet of an elderly lady says “she looks better in a body bag”. The tagline for the ...

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Old 23-02-2012, 10:39   #2
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Any ads for the likes of Wonga or (insert dodgy loan company here) are inappropriate at any time IMO
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Old 23-02-2012, 10:39   #3
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^ although it was more than a little amusing to see Skimwords promptly auto affiliate the link in my comment above :D
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Old 23-02-2012, 10:44   #4
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Seriously? People complained about that? FFS.
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Surely about as appropriate as a doc about her drug abuse when her body is still warm
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Old 23-02-2012, 14:51   #6
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Mmm ... still warm.
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Old 30-03-2012, 17:10   #7
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Seriously? People complained about that? FFS.
To be honest with you, I thought the same until I watched the clip - it really does seem like they are talking about her.
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