Originally Posted by peacepipe
These are being released by their entertainment divisions not by the news divisions, there's a difference.
Not a ton. They both influence people and opinions. Advertisements influence people, too. That's why ethics in all types of media are of paramount importance.
Would you think it inappropriate if someone released a documentary glamorizing Hitler as long as it were done through an "entertainment division"? You think it wouldn't impress people in a bad way to air such programs?