This guy John Burgerman is staging “interventions” in front of subway 2-sheets as a commentary on the blasted amount of violence in outdoor advertising.
Additionally, we found this item at Ban Billboard Blight about guns on L.A. billboards:
"As the national debate over guns goes on, L.A. billboard companies and advertisers continue to saturate the visual environment with ads for movies and TV shows that feature actors firing and brandishing guns.
Mark Wahlberg, a star in 2 Guns, was quoted in an Australian newspaper in 2007 as saying he would be happy if all guns were taken away."
The article includes a link to this Deadline Hollywood clip posted shortly after Newton: