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02/27/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

PETA's Veggie Sex Super Bowl Ad Rejected By NBC (VIDEO)

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The New York Post's Page Six reports that NBC has rejected a Super Bowl ad from animal rights organization PETA due to its hypersexualized nature:

NBC pulled the plug on a PETA pro-veggie commercial planned for the Super Bowl because it "depicts a level of sexuality exceeding our standards," according to NBC Universal's advertising standards executive, Victoria Morgan. The ad, which carries the tagline, "Studies Show Vegetarians Have Bet ter Sex," shows lingerie-clad stunners getting "intimate" with vegetables.

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'Veggie Love': PETA's Banned Super Bowl Ad

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