Variety reports that after a court decision that the big three of the tobacco industry (Philip Morris, R.J. Reynolds and Lorillard) need to sponsor anti-smoking ads targeted at young people and African Americans, the two most at-risk groups from smoking, currently. 236 more words
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The thing about the Emergency Alert System is that it’s only supposed to be used to alert people when there’s an actual emergency. So anyone viewing the trailer for 2013′s Olympus Has Fallen might’ve been alarmed to hear those telltale tones along with “This is not a test” — at least until Gerard Butler’s face hits the screen.
The FCC has proposed levying $1.93 million in fines against Viacom, NBCUniversal and ESPN for airing a commercial for the 2013 movie “Olympus Has Fallen” that used the distinctive warning tone of the federal Emergency Alert System. 154 more words
LONDON — Viacom, Discovery Communications, Saban Capital and Scripps Networks are among the bidders to buy U.K. free-TV network Channel 5, according to the Financial Times, which cited a source familiar with the process. 141 more words
International Man of Intrigue, Austin Powers, has made his way to the Olympic games. I think he is onto to something. I can hear Austin saying, “Forget about the Olympics and all that effort, I would rather sweat in another way, yeah baby. 314 more words