Bloggers target "Hardball" advertisers over anti-gay talk

01/27/2006 | Advertising Age (tiered subscription model)

Liberal bloggers are calling on MSNBC's "Hardball" advertisers including Toyota Motor and Verizon Communications to drop the show over alleged anti-gay remarks made by host Chris Matthews on Don Imus' radio show, which is simulcast on MSNBC. A Toyota spokesman said the auto maker would continue advertising with "Hardball," but noted that "our ads should not be viewed as tacit endorsements of the views in programs."

View Full Article in:

Advertising Age (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
QA Manager
LKD Aerospace
Snoqualmie, WA
Multimedia Manager
Aerospace Insudstries Association
Arlington, VA
Associate Director of Training
Out & Equal Workplace Advocates
San Francisco, CA
Director, Legislative Affairs
AIA
Arlington, VA
Press Secretary
Every Voice
Washiongton, DC