Advertisements I thought the way he threw it was very non-discreet and drew attention to it. If I were him, I would have simply walked close to the edge and dropped it. As it was, he made a big throwing movement with his arm, and anyone could have seen what he threw and where it landed. Except that in this case, both times it was shown it came directly after an ABC network promo, not a local ad. And as Balboa Dave said, it was a first-run network show, so no local overlays.