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Friday, March 2, 2012

Clarendon Metro station advert tells Obama to "Go to Hell"

WMATA issued a statement saying its advertising has been ruled by the courts as protected under the First Amendment, and the Authority does not decline ads based on their political content.

"WMATA does not endorse the advertising on our system, and ads to not reflect the position of the Authority," says the statement.

In response to their statement, Congressman Jim Moran says, "I am disappointed by WMATA's defense of this inappropriate advertisement. If their current advertising guidelines do not prohibit profane advertisements on taxpayer-funded property, then WMATA should take the initiative and update them. Profanity has no place in the public forum. Read More