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11th May '17 8:33:16 PM dsneybuf
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* For the entirety of their VHS run, older Disney films had any instance of the Creator/RKOPictures logo removed however they could. Because it appeared within the credits themselves, this resulted in either the logo being plastered over with something else (e.g. a generic TheEnd card in ''Disney/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs''), or the first few bars of the opening fanfare being cut out completely (as with ''Disney/PeterPan''). When they started rereleasing these movies on Blu-Ray, the RKO logos finally returned.

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* For the entirety of their VHS run, older Disney films had any instance of the Creator/RKOPictures logo removed however they could. Because it appeared within the credits themselves, this resulted in either the logo being plastered over with something else (e.g. a generic TheEnd card in ''Disney/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs''), or the first few bars of the opening fanfare being cut out completely (as with ''Disney/PeterPan''). When they Starting in the mid-'90s, Disney started rereleasing these movies on Blu-Ray, gradually restoring the RKO logos finally returned.to these movies.
9th May '17 7:50:53 AM TruebloodJoe
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* Some college football forums do this to bowl games, in protest of the commercialization of the games. For example, when the Citrus Bowl was the Capital One bowl until 2014, the game thread was as the Citrus Bowl.
15th Apr '17 12:55:50 PM nombretomado
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* Coca-Cola and Mercedes declared their names and logos (including that of Thums Up, a local cola owned by Coke) off-limits from the movie SlumdogMillionaire because they did not want to be associated with the Mumbai slum colony known as Dharavi (Coca-Cola in particular objected to the use of the logo before a dumping ground).

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* Coca-Cola and Mercedes declared their names and logos (including that of Thums Up, a local cola owned by Coke) off-limits from the movie SlumdogMillionaire ''Film/SlumdogMillionaire'' because they did not want to be associated with the Mumbai slum colony known as Dharavi (Coca-Cola in particular objected to the use of the logo before a dumping ground).
7th Apr '17 4:38:00 PM nombretomado
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* The British game show ''Supermarket Sweep'' used to do this with all the products on the set (a fake supermarket). The credits at the end of the show would include the line "Products supplied by Somerfield". The [[SupermarketSweep American]] version proudly embraced its ProductPlacement, being the game show with probably the most product placement of everyday items not named ''Series/ThePriceIsRight''.

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* The British game show ''Supermarket Sweep'' used to do this with all the products on the set (a fake supermarket). The credits at the end of the show would include the line "Products supplied by Somerfield". The [[SupermarketSweep [[Series/SupermarketSweep American]] version proudly embraced its ProductPlacement, being the game show with probably the most product placement of everyday items not named ''Series/ThePriceIsRight''.
12th Mar '17 11:07:04 AM nombretomado
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* Creator/MitchBenn's song "Budget Air", as it appears on the album ''Breaking Strings''; it was originally written for the consumer rights show ''Watchdog'' and specifically named the airline they were reporting on.

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* Creator/MitchBenn's Music/MitchBenn's song "Budget Air", as it appears on the album ''Breaking Strings''; it was originally written for the consumer rights show ''Watchdog'' and specifically named the airline they were reporting on.
4th Mar '17 3:40:39 AM ThePocket
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* For the entirety of their VHS run, older Disney films had any instance of the Creator/RKOPictures logo removed however they could. Because it appeared within the credits themselves, this resulted in either the logo being plastered over with something else (e.g. a generic TheEnd card in ''Disney/SnowWhiteAndTheSevenDwarfs''), or the first few bars of the opening fanfare being cut out completely (as with ''Disney/PeterPan''). When they started rereleasing these movies on Blu-Ray, the RKO logos finally returned.
3rd Mar '17 3:01:43 PM a83hg
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* Similiarly, ''VideoGame/MarioKart 64'' had parodies of real-world brands in development, but this was changed to fantasy products more suitable to the game.

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* Similiarly, ''VideoGame/MarioKart 64'' ''VideoGame/MarioKart64'' had parodies of real-world brands in development, the Japanese version, but this was changed to fantasy products more suitable to the game.original brands in international versions.
31st Jan '17 1:26:26 PM AgProv
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* Creator/{{ITV}} is not immune. Soap opera ''Series/CoronationStreet'' has a corner shop and a newsagent which have to have goods of all kinds on display. But because there are no merchandising agreements[[note]]or because the sshw's poducers are mindful that many fans will be influencved enough to want to go out and buy what the loved stars apprently endorse[[/note]], the goods on display in both shops, right down to named mewspapers and magazines, are a product range which is uniquely only available in the Weatherfield universe.

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* Creator/{{ITV}} is not immune. Soap opera ''Series/CoronationStreet'' has a corner shop and a newsagent which have to have goods of all kinds on display. But because there are no merchandising agreements[[note]]or because the sshw's poducers show's producers are mindful that many fans will be influencved influenced enough to want to go out and buy what the loved stars apprently endorse[[/note]], the goods on display in both shops, right down to named mewspapers newspapers and magazines, are from a product range which is uniquely only available in the Weatherfield universe.
31st Jan '17 1:25:16 PM AgProv
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* Creator/{{ITV}} is not immune. Soap opera ''Series/CoronationStreet'' has a corner shop and a newsagent which have to have goods of all kinds on display. But because there are no merchandising agreements[[note]]or because the sshw's poducers are mindful that many fans will be influencved enough to want to go out and buy what the loved stars apprently endorse[[/note]], the goods on display in both shops, right down to named mewspapers and magazines, are a product range which is uniquely only available in the Weatherfield universe.
27th Jan '17 2:38:12 PM Luc
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** Though ''TopGear'' is exempt from this when referring to cars, a ''Top Gear''-branded satnav was judged to have conflicting interests and discontinued, even though it was never mentioned on the show.

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** Though ''TopGear'' is exempt from this when referring to cars, cars,[[note]]Under the heading of "We review them, so we ''have'' to mention them by name"[[/note]] a ''Top Gear''-branded satnav was judged to have conflicting interests and discontinued, even though it was never mentioned on the show.
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