Controversial French Anti-Smoking Ads Cause Uproar

By: Meghan Young - Published: Feb 25, 2010 • References: abcnews.go & perezhilton
When I first stumbled upon these French anti-smoking ads, I thought it was some sort of prank or gimmick -- very similar to that fake Sprite ad that went viral a few months ago. But alas, this one is a legit campaign.

Likening smoking to sexual slavery and pedophilia, as one who is dead-set against smoking, even I find the French anti-smoking ads in bad taste. What about you? Stats for Fatal Crotch Campaigns Trending: Older & Buzzing
Research: 34,895 clicks in 326 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: French Anti-smoking Ads
Related: 56 examples / 43 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55+
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