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Re: Letter to the Editor Boston Globe, Jan 19th

Laurence Glavin wrote:

>Today's (01/19) Boston Sunday Globe printed a letter by Jeff Stone of 
>Milton, Mass.
>The Globe's headline was "The rise of smarmy ads for snake oil":
>For those of you who don't get the Globe, I thought you would find this
>missive interesting;  I'd like to see some radio and TV station execs
>reply and justify some of this stuff (and that includes cable channels
>as well as cable system operators).

WBZ sure has been loaded with them lately.  Emu oil?  Gimme a break!  My 
guess is that many of these are PI ads, and are being used to partially 
offset traditionally low 1st quarter ad revenue.