Found January 31, 2013 on Outside the Boxscore:
In this crazy advertising age that we live in, one of the best ways to get people talking about you brand is using a famous professional athlete in a positive or negative light. The fine folks over at Spirit Airlines decided to mock New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez's possible PED use in a line of new ads. Check them out courtesy of Cosby Sweaters:
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