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Topic # 143353 11-Apr-2014 21:15
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As you could gather this bill board is made of Rabbit skins. Showed this to the family. Most of them didnt have a word to put to it. Whats your thoughts? 
http://www.stoppress.co.nz/blog/2014/04/hot-cross-bunny






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  Reply # 1023619 11-Apr-2014 21:18
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I love rabbit meat.





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  Reply # 1023620 11-Apr-2014 21:18
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That looks like the sort of advertising you would find in America. I imagine many have already complained.







 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1023621 11-Apr-2014 21:19
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rabbits are pests.






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  Reply # 1023624 11-Apr-2014 21:21
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l43a2: rabbits are pests.


I know they are. I grew up on a farm with a 22 in one hand and rabbit in the other.
Still a pretty wrong feat of advertising.

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  Reply # 1023625 11-Apr-2014 21:23
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TimA:
l43a2: rabbits are pests.


I know they are. I grew up on a farm with a 22 in one hand and rabbit in the other.
Still a pretty wrong feat of advertising.


Why do you think it is wrong?

I don't see anything wrong with it.







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nakedmolerat:
TimA:
l43a2: rabbits are pests.


I know they are. I grew up on a farm with a 22 in one hand and rabbit in the other.
Still a pretty wrong feat of advertising.


Why do you think it is wrong?

I don't see anything wrong with it.


Stapling dead rabbit to a wooden board. Lol. I think thats pretty bad.

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TimA: Stapling dead rabbit to a wooden board. Lol. I think thats pretty bad.


Really?

I thought they just put the skin. I don't see any difference between my belt made from crocodile skin and this billboard.







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nakedmolerat:
TimA: Stapling dead rabbit to a wooden board. Lol. I think thats pretty bad.


Really?

I thought they just put the skin. I don't see any difference between my belt made from crocodile skin and this billboard.


It is a skin, yes... 
Last time i checked rabbit skin is part of a dead rabbit.

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  Reply # 1023637 11-Apr-2014 21:38
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TimA:
nakedmolerat:
TimA: Stapling dead rabbit to a wooden board. Lol. I think thats pretty bad.


Really?

I thought they just put the skin. I don't see any difference between my belt made from crocodile skin and this billboard.


It is a skin, yes... 
Last time i checked rabbit skin is part of a dead rabbit.


not if you skinned it alive, but that's just cruel 

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  Reply # 1023639 11-Apr-2014 21:40
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It's disgusting.




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I still find it rather disgusting and inappropriate. I don't care if they sell Rabbit Pizza, but sticking Rabbit skin on a billboard is gross.

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  Reply # 1023643 11-Apr-2014 21:46
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At least they are not using easter bunnies......

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Meh, no problem with the billboard. Not really different to possum pelts (no problem at all there!) or leather etc.
Am interested to try rabbit pizza now tho!

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What if they coated it in leather?

The skins were sourced from a tanning company, who gets the skins from a meat processing company.  Just like leather.




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What exactly are you upset about?

Would you have a problem with a sign covered in leather?


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