October 09, 2005

And I thought the guys in Green Day seemed so nice and clean-cut

Are we getting closer to a day when mainstream ads can feature profanity? Because I just saw an ad for Yahoo! Unlimited Music that came just about as close as you can get to actually cussing without quite stepping over the line:


Posted by Francis at 06:47 PM

What, no dollar sign?

Posted by: jmac at October 9, 2005 11:40 PM

Yo, a dollar sign instead of an S would be a total cop-out. Keep sticking it to the man, Green Day!

Posted by: Francis at October 10, 2005 12:09 AM

We've already been subject to the TV ad "You Bet Your Sweet Aspercreme." Even they had to tone it down with "You Bet If It's..." (same tune).

Posted by: Maelstrom at October 10, 2005 04:39 PM

I can't remember if it's Burger King or McDonald's who has the "Coq Roq" campaign, but I'm amazed they got away with it.

Posted by: Rev. Tim at October 11, 2005 02:03 PM
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