June 18, 2007
No Condomless Pigs on Fox or CBS
Fox and CBS have rejected a new Trojan condom ad, slated to air on other stations tonight, that features pigs in a bar carrying cell phones—but not condoms—and the tagline “Evolve. Use a condom every time.” Fox wrote a letter to Trojan explaining that it would only air condom ads that stress health issues, such as HIV, in order to avoid being “controversial for religious and moral reasons” by linking condoms to birth control.
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