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# asai - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Advertising authority to monitor ads by companies on social media
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# Advertising

Advertising authority to monitor ads by companies on social media

Nov 20th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,220 Views 10 Comments

Posts by companies on social media websites that advertise products now under the remit of the Advertising Authority of Ireland.

# asai - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Column: What does ‘feck’ really mean?
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# Read Me

Column: What does ‘feck’ really mean?

Oct 6th 2012, 7:00 PM 18,091 Views 39 Comments

It’s practically our national swearword – but what do we mean when we say ‘feck’? And where did it come from? Stan Carey explains. (Contains strong language)

# asai - Monday 17 September, 2012

Column: Yes, the Club Orange ads are offensive. But mainly they’re just lame.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, the Club Orange ads are offensive. But mainly they’re just lame.

Sep 17th 2012, 7:30 PM 499 Views 72 Comments

The ‘bits’ campaign insults women and patronises men – but its worst crime is a tedious lack of imagination, writes Jean Sutton. Why do the media keep playing their game?

# asai - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

9 ideas for non-boob-related Club Orange ads
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From The Daily Edge
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9 ideas for non-boob-related Club Orange ads

Sep 11th 2012, 11:40 AM 23,680 Views 73 Comments

What will Club Orange do if the breasts get banned? We’ve looked at other potential directions.

# asai - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Senator’s criticism of abortion ads an ‘odious abuse of taxpayer-funded privilege’
# Abortion
# Abortion

Senator’s criticism of abortion ads an ‘odious abuse of taxpayer-funded privilege’

Jun 28th 2012, 5:30 PM 8,370 Views 140 Comments

Labour senator Ivana Bacik has been criticised by the pro-life group Youth Defence after she called for the Advertising Standards Agency to be given a remit to act on complaints about anti-abortion ads.

# asai - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

"Spanking", "MILF" and hangover Jesus too much for the Advertising Standards Authority
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# Complaints

"Spanking", "MILF" and hangover Jesus too much for the Advertising Standards Authority

Jun 27th 2012, 3:08 PM 14,486 Views 45 Comments

Ads for the 48 mobile network and a hangover cure have been shot down by the ASAI.

# asai - Thursday 21 June, 2012

ASAI powerless to act on anti-abortion billboards
# Abortion
# Abortion

ASAI powerless to act on anti-abortion billboards

Jun 21st 2012, 6:30 AM 6,176 Views 93 Comments

The Advertising Standards Authority has received a number of complaints over the Life Institute campaign, but said it is outside their remit.

# asai - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

GAA-themed crisps ads not Hunky Dory, says advertising watchdog
# Advertising
# Advertising

GAA-themed crisps ads not Hunky Dory, says advertising watchdog

Nov 23rd 2011, 1:38 PM 7,567 Views 62 Comments

The ASAI upholds 82 complaints against the Gaelic football-themed Hunky Dory’s ads which caused “grave and widespread offence”.

# asai - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Camogie chief says crisps ads are just not 'Hunky Dory'
# Hunky Dorys
# Hunky Dorys

Camogie chief says crisps ads are just not 'Hunky Dory'

Sep 7th 2011, 9:42 AM 6,450 Views 89 Comments

Those ads featuring scantily-clad girls trying their hand at our national sport haven’t gone down well with some…

# asai - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Adverts rapped for being sexist, misleading and 'feckin' great'
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# Advertising

Adverts rapped for being sexist, misleading and 'feckin' great'

Jun 29th 2011, 10:08 AM 7,048 Views 64 Comments

As the Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland releases its latest report, we look at some of the ads that vexed viewers.