#askadstandards twitter movement puts Ad Standards Board against the wall

#askadstandards is the hashtag that aims to confront the Ad Standards Board with how lax they are in regards to the sexualisation of women in advertising.

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Halo - “Rhythm" / We will Rock you - (2014) :30 (USA)

Halo - “Rhythm" / We will Rock you - (2014) :30 (USA)

Yeah, it's the standard edit to make sounds form a song idea, and it's pretty much the standard song to use for such an idea.

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Giant pink condoms covering tall things - Twice

When the giant hot pink condom in Sydney was put on a landmark in Sydney last week, we had a severe sense of Deja Vu. The Aids Council of New South Wales (Acon) created the “I’m ON” campaign to encourage safe sex among gay men, but it's not the first time we've seen giant pink condoms raising Aids awareness.

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SPG "Open Up" (2014) 1:30 (USA)

SPG "Open Up" (2014) 1:30 (USA)

That's quite the celebration for keyless mobile check in. Although I can certainly relate to the couple trying to break down the door because nookie, the ad is a bit too long. And really? A reference to The Shining?

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PS4 - 4ThePlayers / Viking Attack - (2014) :45 (The Netherlands)

PS4 - 4ThePlayers / Viking Attack - (2014) :45 (The Netherlands)

"Welcome To The Future Of Play" is an integrated campaign introducing the next generation PlayStation 4 launching this week, hoping to entice the christmas market to buy it and unite the biggest community of players around the world.

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At this point, Twitter should change its name to Troller.

If you ask pro-Gamergaters what gamergate is about, they'll tell you "ethics in journalism". In fact that phrase became a meme, it was repeated so often. If you ask most journalists what gamergate is about, they'll tell you it's slut-shaming Zoe Quinn and harassing Brianna Wu, and Anita Sarkeesian, and a major movement to exclude all women from gaming.

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Dollar Shave Club "Pay Up" (2014) :30 (USA)

Dollar Shave Club "Pay Up" (2014) :30 (USA)

Yes, buying razors from a convenience store is like giving up your shirt and pants. And your watch. And your belt. And who knows what else. Because they are that expensive.

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Dollar Shave Club "Free Gift" (2014) :30 (USA)

Dollar Shave Club "Free Gift" (2014) :30 (USA)

Tired of getting beat up by high razor prices? No, but I am tired of jokes where dudes get kicked in the nads.

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Dollar Shave Club "Security" (2014) :30 (USA)

Dollar Shave Club "Security" (2014) :30 (USA)

Buying razors from drug stores is a lot like going through airport security with an uppity TSA and an itchy taser finger.

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Dollar Shave Club "Tranq Dart" (2014) :30 (USA)

Dollar Shave Club "Tranq Dart" (2014) :30 (USA)

Was totally not aware there was a conspiracy among free market businesses who are conspiring to make sure they lose money but not selling you razors, but hey-- any time you can work a blow dart gag into a spot, why not take it?

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