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Trendy boutique chain Kitson's grudge against Today on NBC continues. After show host Tamra Hall encouraged viewers to boycott the store for stocking LA designer Brian Lichtenberg's controversial designer drug tees, Kitson founder Fraser Ross decided to give the network a taste of their own medicine by rallying shoppers to change the channel on the network and its advertisers. The retailer's been distributing manifestos in customers' shopping bags and posting the call to action in store windows and online since Labor Day weekend, citing NBC's "failure to follow the Society of Professional Journalists' Code of Ethics." [CAN; Previously; Previously]

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