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Booze Advertisers Exploit Apathetic Athletes

By Bryan Le

91% of elite athletes don't personally use the alcohol and junk food products they endorse. MORE  

Britain Bans Budweiser Ad

By May Wilkerson

Bud's ad, linking drinking to sexy times, is considered a breach of advertising ethics. MORE  

Do Alcohol Ads Make You Racist?

By Valerie Tejeda

Even looking at pictures of alcoholic drinks can have a disinhibiting effect that brings out the worst in some. MORE  

Belvedere Vodka's Rapey Ad: Social Media Fail?

By May Wilkerson

Promoting sexual assault turns out to be a less-than-smooth marketing strategy for Belvedere. MORE  

Kids Recognize Booze Brands Better Than Snacks

By Valerie Tejeda

Children know Smirnoff more than Ben and Jerry's, shows a study adding new fuel to the alcohol advertising debate. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 15, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Florida claims victory over pill mills, new anti-smoking campaign profiles tobacco victims, and hula hooping your way through withdrawals. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 20, 2012

By Will Godfrey

Out-of-staters find comfort in Oregon medical marijuana cards, how networking fuels the painkiller boom, and another offensive vodka ad from Wodka. MORE  

Boston's T to Ban Booze Ads

By Valerie Tejeda

The T party is over for all alcohol advertisers on MBTA property. MORE  

The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Will Godfrey

Mexican Cartels are a Growing Force in New Mexico, Women are the New Face of Alcohol Advertising, and Drunk Driver Calls 911 to Turn Himself In. MORE  

New Booze-Free Whiskey Comes in A Can

By Marlow Riley

Can this spirit revolutionize the Mocktail Industry? MORE  

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