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09/22/2014 03:45 pm ET

'Red Band Society' Ads Calling Octavia Spencer 'Scary Bitch' Pulled After Outcry

Fox

Red Band Society advertisements have been pulled on Los Angeles buses due to offensive language.

The ads, which were promoting Fox's freshman hospital drama, referred to star Octavia Spencer as "scary bitch," which some deemed inappropriate. Spencer's character, the no-nonsense Nurse Jackson, is sometimes described as "a scary bitch" by the show's characters.

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