first nixon, now the ads

How can you keep pace with an accelerating marketing ecosystem? Join us at Brandweek Sept. 12–16 in Miami alongside leading CMOs, founders and change makers from GatoradeMarriottAlo YogaCampbell'sUncommon James and more. Book now.

Moses Anshell, the ad agency for politically themed bar and grill Nixon’s in Phoenix, is literally up in arms in astonishment as two of its ads for the restaurant have been rejected by Outdoor Systems, one of the nation’s major billboard operators.

“Portions big enough for Deep Throat,” blares the block-type headline above a silhouette image of Richard Nixon—V-fingered salutes flailing—in one of the offending ads.

AW+

INDEPENDENCE DAY SALE

Subscribe today!

APPLY PROMO CODE "JULY20" AT CHECK OUT FOR 20% OFF

View Subscription Options

Already a member? Sign in