[Ads-l] censored = 'uncensored' ?

Dan Goncharoff thegonch at GMAIL.COM
Mon Sep 21 22:31:32 UTC 2015


I am guessing you are not the demographic the ad is targeting...

DanG

On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 6:21 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
wrote:

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> That does make stupid sense. If  you know who she is.  Otherwise it makes
> no sense at all.
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>  Like more and more commercials.
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> JL
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> On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 4:48 PM, Benjamin Barrett <gogaku at ix.netcom.com>
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> > It goes by so fast, it=E2=80=99s difficult to judge, but it seems fair =
> > to say that=E2=80=99s what she means. The video is at =
> > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DQsPu9NQEtZQ =
> > <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DQsPu9NQEtZQ>. About 0:47 in.
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> > Benjamin Barrett
> > Formerly of Seattle, WA
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> > Learn Ainu! https://sites.google.com/site/aynuitak1/ =
> > <https://sites.google.com/site/aynuitak1/>
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> > > Il giorno 21 set 2015, alle ore 13:33, Dan Goncharoff =
> > <thegonch at GMAIL.COM> ha scritto:
> > >=20
> > > Is she saying "censored" when the shot would be censored by Instagram?
> > >=20
> > > DanG
> > >=20
> > > On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 4:10 PM, Jonathan Lighter =
> > <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
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> > >>=20
> > >> But this is the opposite.  She says "censored" when you see the dog's
> > >> teats.
> > >>=20
> > >> JL
> > >>=20
> > >> On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 11:50 AM, Laurence Horn =
> > <laurence.horn at yale.edu>
> > >> wrote:
> > >>=20
> > >>>>=20
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> > >>>>> Poster:       Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
> > >>>>> Subject:      censored =3D3D 'uncensored' ?
> > >>>>> =3D20
> > >>>>> =3D
> > >>>=20
> > >> =
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> > =3D
> > >>> -----
> > >>>>> =3D20
> > >>>>> Samsung is running a commercial that ends with a woman holding her
> =
> > =3D
> > >>> dog up
> > >>>>> to the camera.  She says "Censored." Then she covers the dog's =
> > chest =3D
> > >>> with
> > >>>>> her hand and says "Uncensored."
> > >>>>> =3D20
> > >>>>> Then she does it again.
> > >>>>> =3D20
> > >>>>> WTH?
> > >>>>> =3D20
> > >>>>> JL
> > >>>>> =3D20
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