I emailed the Mars company and got a reply. (waiting...)
posted on 06/15/2009 3:16:02 PM PDT
Here's what you'll get: RESPONSE FROM MARS SNACKFOODS US MARS SNACKFOOD US. From: email@example.com In response to your email regarding MARS SNACKFOOD US. We are writing in response to your recent communication which objects to the placement of advertising on David Letterman. We appreciate your concern and thank you for taking the time to contact us. While we do not "sponsor" television shows, we do contract for commercial time months in advance for those programs which we feel effectively reach our consumers. As a matter of policy we make every effort to avoid programs containing exploitative examples of ethnic, racial, religious or sexual stereotyping. We apologize if we were unsuccessful in this instance, and we will share your comments with our advertising agencies. Our loyal consumers are very important to us, and we thank you for taking the time to bring this to our attention. Have a great day! Your Friends at Mars Snackfood US MM/HERNLIND010961186A Please do NOT reply to this email. If you would like to respond to this message, click on the link below. http://www.econsumeraffairs.com/mars/ContactUsFollowUp.htm?F1=010961186A&F2=MARSC
posted on 06/15/2009 3:18:20 PM PDT
by Peter W. Kessler
(Dirt is for racing... asphalt is for getting there.)
Lexus notified and they responded within 2 hours. Basically informed Lexus they were way too reputable to be associated with the bullying of Letterman.
posted on 06/15/2009 3:22:45 PM PDT
I emailed and did NOT receive a reply. Can you post the address and I will try again. Thanks.
posted on 06/16/2009 3:05:59 PM PDT
(I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself)
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