Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

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Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby bradavon » 03 Aug 2013, 12:39

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23558211

18 seems rather strict, 16 would seem more suitable. You don't see any women's gossip magazines being banned, which can be far harmful. Lads mags show pictures, whereas gossip magazines are full of articles showing women how to lose weight, about cheating husbands etc...

18 is the same legal age to buy porn mags for christ sake.

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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby grim_tales » 03 Aug 2013, 14:36

I agree, 18 seems harsh.
I remember when I was under 18 trying to buy one (not a lads mag like FHM/Nuts/Zoo etc but porn), and the shop assistant said "Are you 18?" so I put it back :oops: I can understand that I guess, but it seems harsh for other mags.

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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby gasteropod » 03 Aug 2013, 14:49

I've never bought one in my life haha.

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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby Markgway » 03 Aug 2013, 16:17

It's one rule for men and another for women.

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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby luckystars » 03 Aug 2013, 21:03

Do kids under 18 have money to spend £5 on a mag anyway
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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby Markgway » 03 Aug 2013, 22:50

Nah, they just shoplift.
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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby luckystars » 04 Aug 2013, 09:30

Markgway wrote:Nah, they just shoplift.


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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby bradavon » 04 Aug 2013, 17:39

gasteropod wrote:I've never bought one in my life haha.

Porn mag or lads mag?

Markgway wrote:It's one rule for men and another for women.

http://mediasnoops2.wordpress.com/2013/ ... lads-mags/

Afraid so. People get so pent up on images in particular.

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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby gasteropod » 04 Aug 2013, 18:57

bradavon wrote:
gasteropod wrote:I've never bought one in my life haha.

Porn mag or lads mag?


Both.

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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby Ivan Drago » 27 Apr 2014, 09:49

bradavon wrote:
gasteropod wrote:I've never bought one in my life haha.

Porn mag or lads mag?

Markgway wrote:It's one rule for men and another for women.

http://mediasnoops2.wordpress.com/2013/ ... lads-mags/

Afraid so. People get so pent up on images in particular.


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Re: Tesco to ban sale of lads mags to under 18s

Unread postby Markgway » 27 Apr 2014, 20:31

He had a sex change and fled to Mexico with his gay lover Gasteropod.
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