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New Zealand Ad: Pope Blesses Gay Couple

In the New Zealand Herald: A billboard depicting Pope Benedict XVI blessing the marriage of a male couple is unlikely to cause widespread offence, the Advertising Standards Authority has ruled. The authority dismissed complaints against the Powershop billboard by four complainants. … Continue reading

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Blasphemous Anglican Billboard Slashed

Remember this  controversial advertising campaign depicting a shocked Mary holding a positive pregnancy test? Well, protesters have managed to rip it: A couple of hundred protesters are outside an Auckland Anglican  church calling for a controversial Christmas billboard to be taken … Continue reading

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Virgin Mary’s Positive Pregnancy Test

Church launches controversial advert campaign in time for Christmas. A controversial New Zealand church has rolled out a publicity stunt in time for Christmas – with a billboard showing the Virgin Mary holding a positive pregnancy test. Auckland’s St Matthews … Continue reading

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You Know Christmas Is Near, When Atheists Put Up Their Billboards

Nearly $40,000 was spent during the last Christmas season on a billboard war between atheists and Roman Catholics at the New Jersey entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel. But so far, this year’s version of the atheist billboard has failed to … Continue reading

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