why would i want a phone just because some guy with a beard is winking at me? i presume he plays for chelsea or some such.nice top, though. maybe primark could sign him up.
Yeah, I can't say that he would persuade me to buy a phone either.
Overreaction all round.The advert wouldn't bother me and I'm surprised at the reaction from some. If anything the figure looks like some sort of generic guru. It's actually a poorly thought out and poorly executed advert, and almost looks like a "Family Guy" parody item.On the other hand, banning it is hardly a suppression of "free speech" as I doubt it was meant to say anything[[except, presumably, "Buy This Phone!"].
The BHA article explains the figure, and that the free speech point is about the freedom to mock beliefs.
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