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Tom Megginson | 17-06-2014 21:24 | Category: Human rights
“Justin Bieber is the future of Rock and Roll” says a broken Iggy Pop, Godfather of Punk. The copy: “Torture a man and he’ll say anything. Torture is not just inhumane, it’s ineffective. Stop it.”
This campaign for Amnesty Belgium is being shared on Facebook and posters in train stations. The mixture of brutal imagery and irony is certainly a shock factor, but it does get the point across.
Below, The Dalai Lama says that “A man who doesn’t own a Rolex by age 50 has wasted his life” and Karl Lagerfeld says “A Hawaiian shirt and flip-flops are the height of elegance.”
What I’d really like to know is if the celebrities had any say in the use of their images.
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Tom Megginson | 21-05-2014 17:27 | Category: Animal rights
Regular readers know that I tend to be pretty critical of PETA ads. Not because I don’t support animal welfare. (I do, as much as an omnivore can.) My issues are mostly with sexual exploitation in their ads, as well as misinformation and plain old poor taste.
This is one of those times:
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