Comments on news posted 2013-02-20 14:27:49: A month or so ago Time Warner Cable proudly proclaimed that the company would be banning some gun ads, specifically "ads showing semi-automatic weapons and guns pointed at people. ..
Comcast Spotlight is the local advertising that comcast places over existing ads on cable channels. NOT syfi or any other nbc/comcast owned channels. I've never ever seen a gun ad when i had comcast in chicagoland. -- The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult. The day he forgives himself, he becomes wise. Alden Nowlan
Neither Comcast nor Time Warner have any problems airing programs where guns are pointed at people. The ad revenue from gun shops is insignificant compared to their total revenue, and this is just a PR ploy. -- Buckle Up. It makes it harder for the aliens to suck you out of your car.