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Provocative church billboard brings new meaning to omnipotency

Whatever the atheists can do, the ecclesiastics can do better. Auckland’s St Matthew in the City, a church that has made quite a name for itself as a result of its provocative billboards, has ruffled feathers again, this time with a rather risqué yuletide number that lampoons the literalism of the omnipotent lovin’ supposedly dished out to Mary by the cosmically virile Yaweh.

US Xmas sales tactics hitting market now

How are US retailers approaching this year’s Christmas season, as consumer spending continues to decline? Holding back stock, broadening or simplifying inventory and lunchtime sales are some of the ways to keep customers engaged.

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