[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Monday, 21 November 2005, 11:21 GMT
Could you feel sorry for an ad man?
By Brendan O'Neill

Advertising graphic
As Hollywood writers and actors call for a crackdown on "stealth advertising" in shows, the practice could soon be taking off in Britain. But with traditional ad revenues in decline, what is the poor advertising executive to do?

Advertisers have always had a bit of a bad rap.

Forty years ago Mick Jagger moaned about them in the R