Cbs rejects ad from gay dating website
You see ads for erectile dysfunction morning, noon and night. It's not like it plays like Adam Lambert [kissing another man on the AMAs]."The Super Bowl, while perennially the most-watched television event of the year, has traditionally avoided the role of political platform, until this year.Former Heisman Trophy winner during the big game, too. Butcher added: "If the ad doesn't air on the Super Bowl, it will air on another network.CBS on Friday rejected an ad submitted by a gay dating website to air during next Sunday's Super Bowl "The network shot down the commercial Friday in a letter to the site -- Man -- saying the 'creative is not within the Network's Broadcast Standards for Super Bowl Sunday,'" reported Jason Hibberd at The Live Feed.CBS is saying no to a company offering to pay it .5 million for a spot to promote gay dating Website Man Crunch.
From CNN: “After reviewing the ad, which is entirely commercial in nature, our standards and practices department decided not to accept this particular spot,” said CBS spokeswoman Shannon Jacobs.Buchter provided a copy of the CBS rejection letter to CNNMoney, which states that the ad “is not within the Network’s broadcast standards for Super Bowl Sunday.” The letter also states that the CBS sales department “has had difficulty verifying [Man Crunch’s] credit status.” The Anchoress A Concord Pastor Comments Deacon Scott Dodge Cardinal Sean’s Blog Happy Catholic In All Things (America Magazine) Jesus Goes to Disney World Mc Namara’s Blog Whispers in the Loggia Articles of Faith (The Boston Globe) This blog is no longer being actively updated.Please feel free to browse the archives or: Read our most popular inspiration blog See our most popular inspirational video Take our most popular quiz ...“It’s straight-up discrimination,” said Elissa Buchter, spokeswoman for the Toronto-based dating site.Jacobs of CBS declined to comment on the charge of discrimination.