Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Subliminal Political Ad

http://www.canada.com/reginaleaderpost/story.html?id=5898b781-25ce-4c59-8935-de42bfa64614&k=22887

The Leader Post [Regina, Saskatchewan]
29 August 2007

Porn meets politics

James Wood, Saskatchewan News Network

An NDP advertisement accusing the Saskatchewan Party of a hidden agenda has a dirty subliminal message of its own, the Opposition charged Tuesday.

The TV ad consists of a series of written phrases where some words fade away letter by letter.

Saskatchewan Party MLA Nancy Heppner said the phrase "The Sask Party stood for privatization of the Crowns" dissolves for a split second and can be read as "The Sask Party stood for porn" before the words fade out completely. [...]