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Wed Apr 24, 2013, 01:25 PM

Donald Trump's anti-windfarm ads banned over 'misleading' images [View all]

Source: The Guardian

An ad campaign run by Donald Trump's Scottish golf resort attacking plans for a windfarm has been banned on the grounds that it was misleading.

The US billionaire has threatened to take legal action against plans approved by Scottish ministers to build offshore turbines that he claims will ruin the view from his 750m golf resort in Menie, Aberdeenshire.

Trump International Golf Club Scotland (TIGS) ran ads in Dundee's Courier and Aberdeen's Press and Journal newspapers with the line "Is this the future for Scotland?".

The ad featured wind turbines overlooking a motorway with the caption "image taken in California" and the line "Tourism will suffer and the beauty of your country is in jeopardy!".

Read more: http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2013/apr/24/donald-trump-trump-anti-windfarm-ads



Wait, The Donald being a despicable arrogant liar is NOT breaking news?

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