Category Archives: ASS

ASS says ‘Gay’ Jesus billboard not offensive

St. Matthew-in-the-City has been up to its usual tricks. The billboard pictured above appeared a week before Christmas last year and, as anticipated, a complaint was laid with the Advertising Standards Authority Society. But ASS deemed the billboard not offensive, … Continue reading

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The ASA is an example of Libertarianism 101

Coming soon… Daniel Barnes will explain the libertarian credentials of the Advertising Standards Authority… or not. šŸ™‚

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Advertising Standards Authority – no jurisdiction over own name

Following my complaint about the Advertising Standards Authority Society misrepresenting themselves as an authority the ASS has ruled that it can not consider a complaint about its own name because it has NO JURISDICTION. It’s an ironic ruling. My complaint … Continue reading

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Advertising Standards Authority Society

I filed the following complaint with the Advertising Standards Authority Society this morning. (I hope this post is self explanatory. šŸ™‚ ) This complaint is made under principle 3 (No advertisement should be misleading or deceptive or likely to mislead … Continue reading

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RIP Lady Liberty

RIP Lady Liberty. Blair Mulholland has the background to this story. Yesterday, New Zealand’s “freedom of expression”, a right supposedly protected by our Bill of Rights Act, was involuntarily euthanased after a long battle with the big C. Ruling: Jesus doesn’t heal … Continue reading

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