Good advertising is no laughing matter

Humour, it seems, does not endear itself to the ‘culture police’ and the enforcers of political correctness of Australia. That genre of advertising is foremost in complaints received by the Australian Advertising Standards Bureau. Really! The Holden placement which featured a young son echoing the words of his father, with the statement, “bloody caravanners”, recorded the highest number of submissions, (166), during 2015. Those were dismissed by the regulatory authority. Nonetheless, Gen

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