Ohio Car Dealership Runs Controversial Ads
RENEE MONTAGNE, host:
Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.
A car dealership in Columbus, Ohio, has announced a jihad on the car market. Our prices are lower than the evildoers every day, says its radio ad; just ask the pope. The local office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations has decried the ad campaign as disrespectful. But the president of the dealership disagrees, saying it's fair game to poke a little fun at radical extremists, but perhaps not a great way to start the holy month of Ramadan.
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