Middle England’ to be Offered Soft Porn Promotion

A marketing plan by a major Scottish newspaper aims to win readers in ‘Middle England’ by giving away a soft porn video – including in the constituency of Home Secretary, Jacqui Smith MP, under scrutiny after submitting an expenses claim that included pay-per-view adult films watched by her husband.

Were the reader-vouchers-for-free-DVD campaign to succeed, it would go some way to reversing a trend which has seen ‘tartanised’ editions of London-based titles these last few years establish a strong circulation foothold in Scotland.

The plan is being treated as top secret by executives at the as-yet-unknown title. But a source has told allmediascotland.com that it could be as early as this weekend when it is unveiled, including in Smith’s Worcestershire constituency.

Said the source: ”Of course, it’s a poor, silly fad, but you never know: it’s so outrageous, it might just possibly work.”

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