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Superbowl - Should A Commercial For A Gay Dating Website Be

by TOREY RAY / January 28, 2010 7:09 AM PST
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1. First Amendment, 2.Capitalism (they're paying for the ad)
by Ziks511 / January 28, 2010 11:34 AM PST

3. It's 2010, time to wake up.


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You wake up, Rob!
by Angeline Booher / January 29, 2010 12:54 AM PST

The First Amendment does not apply here as the ad does not voice an opinion, only a toll-free number to get a date. I suspect that as from legal Nevada brothels would also be rejected, as well as any for phone sex.

That category of ads exists late night. The Super Bowl is a family event.

There are TV "Talk Shows" that address sexual matters.

Capitalistic CBS can choose the ads it wants to carry within the law. It does not "push the envelope".

Speakeasy also does not "push the envelope".


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