Kramer's Tirade, Part II
When we last reported on this, AOL had replaced the pre-roll ad that ran ahead of a very profane, racially charged video with one for a Hershey's candy bar. The first ad, for childrens' movie Flushed Away, was an "inappropriate pairing," AOL said, and such snafus were "extremely rare." When asked if AOL thought the Hershey's ad was an appropriate pairing, a spokesperson replied, "Advertisers are aware that they are advertising on TMZ.com. Obviously that choice is up to the advertiser."
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