You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract ESPN Drops Planned Ad Push After Casting-Call Memo Was Leaked Actors Sought to Play 'Slutty Girl,' 'Young Obama' in College Basketball Spot By Rich Thomaselli, Published on November 14, 2008 3 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.