'Rolling Stone' Passes on Bible Ad

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The largest publisher of the Bible complains it can't get Rolling Stone to put an ad in its magazine. The bible in question is a new translation designed to appeal to young people. A Rolling Stone executive told USA Today the magazine draws the line at advertising religious messages. MTV.com doesn't. It will run the ad.



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