Marketing Does this New York Islanders ad promote spousal abuse? When Valentine’s Day promotions attack! By Alan PearcyFeb. 2, 2011 SHARE According to the blog Deadspin, the poorly worded copy makes it hard to determine whether the team’s marketers are endorsing “spousal abuse or just good old-fashioned rough sex.” What do you think? To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.