Fourways resident outraged by 'Santa isn't real' billboard

Community member Tracy Judnick has warned that she does not intend to take this lying down.

Comedy Central’s billboard on Witkoppen Road in Fourways. Picture: Fourways

JOHANNESBURG - Parents in the Fourways area are having to come up with some creative white lies after Comedy Central erected a billboard which reads: 'SANTA ISN'T REAL - cheer up with Comedy Central.'

Community resident Tracy Judnick is gearing up to fight for the billboard to be taken down, stating that her daughter has just learned to read.

"We need to fight back," professed Judnick, who says the billboard is "in poor taste".

A Twitter user also expressed dissatisfaction over the board.

How can Comedy Central put up a big billboard saying 'Santa isn't real!' #notcool

According to the Fourways Review, _Comedy Central _has not responded to questions about the billboard.

Also, head of corporate communications at Multichoice Marietjie Groenewald said _Comedy Central _controlled their own advertising and as a result she could not comment on the billboard.