Microsoft’s Family Guy cancellation: Windows 7, yes; incest and deaf people, no – Computerworld Blogs

Heard about this on the Marketplace Morning Report today. Made me laugh. Microsoft has cancelled its Windows 7 sponsorship of a Family Guy special on November 8, saying “the content was not a fit with the Windows brand.” Read more about Microsoft’s Family Guy cancellation. Continue reading Microsoft’s Family Guy cancellation: Windows 7, yes; incest and deaf people, no – Computerworld Blogs

Regulating food advertising

A good point made in this article from The Atlantic:  We Regulate Banks. Why Not Food? – The Atlantic Food Channel I have complained before about advertising and food, specifically “Vitamin Water.” I’ve seen the pomegranate ads referenced in the Atlantic article, and yes– I think it’s false advertising. A line gets crossed when advertisers use health claims purely as a marketing ploy. Continue reading Regulating food advertising