CAMPAIGN DIARY: Nads? Naff more like

If there’s one thing one thing Campaign hates it’s people being deliberately provocative in order to get media coverage. Please allow us to add our combined condemnation to the outrage that is sweeping the shopkeeping fraternity.

If there’s one thing one thing Campaign hates it’s people being

deliberately provocative in order to get media coverage. Please allow us

to add our combined condemnation to the outrage that is sweeping the

shopkeeping fraternity.



If you thought the ’should we have a hostage in an ad?’ debate was bad,

a confectionery company has decided to tackle the murky area of

genitalia in advertising. Blue Bird has a range of 1p sweets called Nads

and has dreamed up a character named Joe Nad (yes, it is a play on the

slang word for testicles). Trade papers have been ’shocked and stunned’

and Mary Whitehouse is aghast.



Once we stopped laughing at the frivolity of the whole controversy, we

thought we’d show you the ad.



Do you remember the good old days - when nipples were considered

outrageous ...?