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A screen capture of the now infamous ad depicting Miss Cleo advertising the General Mills brand, Cinnamon Toast Crunch 0

Psychics Sue over Cereal Ad

Did She See It Coming? The cereal company General Mills is allegedly being sued by Psychic Readers Network, Inc. for use of the Miss Cleo persona in one of their recent commercials advertising a re-boot of their brand French Toast Crunch. Oddly enough, it was Youree Dell Harris (Miss Cleo) herself who reprised her own role for the ad. According to sources, the federal suit claims that the Miss Cleo character was copyrighted under Miss Cleo Creatives in 2002 and is still owned by Psychic Readers Network. Miss Cleo‘s attorney through an alleged conversation with the Sun Sentinel claims, “I have never seen anything from [Psychic...