‘Santa isn’t real’ billboard taken down

2014-12-12 11:45

Comedy Central has taken down its Father Christmas billboard following several complaints.

“We know how important Santa is to kids and adults,” head of Comedy Central Africa Evert van der Veer said today.

“The message on our billboard was a joke that was not intended to spoil Christmas for anyone. We apologise wholeheartedly.”

The billboard on Witkoppen Road in Fourways stated: “Santa isn’t real.”

It was taken down yesterday.

“The move follows a number of complaints from members of the public,” the TV station said.

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