Advertiser Apologizes for Inappropriate Placement of 'Walking Dead' Billboard

Advertiser Apologizes for Inappropriate Placement of 'Walking Dead' Billboard

"The Walking Dead" billboard has sparked a controversy, not because the picture but the placement. People blasted Clear Channel for putting it on the side of a funeral home in Consett, County Durham, U.K. which might upset grieving families. 

Susan Jones, from the Willow Burn Hospice in nearby Lanchester, said, "Emotions can be pretty raw when people are recently bereaved. Words like 'death' and 'dead' can be very difficult," adding that "If you encounter this just as you are going to the funeral service to make arrangements for a loved one, it could be upsetting."  Read More...

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