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Ads About Veteran Suicide Show Heartbreaking Photos of the Homes Where They Died A war photographer's images far from the combat zone

With Memorial Day on Monday, here's a look at a sad and remarkable ad campaign from Crispin Porter + Bogusky for Mission 22, an initiative the agency started to raise awareness of veteran suicide.

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May 22, 2015, 2:38 PM EDT

How This Interactive Subway Ad Got Everybody Yawning, and Wanting Coffee OOH gets contagious

This interactive outdoor campaign by Lew'Lara\TBWA is a real yawner—which is exactly what the Brazilian agency intended.

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May 22, 2015, 12:40 PM EDT

Darkly Comic Ads for ZocDoc Illustrate the Utter Hell of Calling Your Doctor Stop telling them you have rabies

ZocDoc knows how much it sucks trying to deal with doctors over the phone. Now, the online medical-care scheduling service positions itself as the cure for such headaches in a pair of humorous spots from Goodby Silverstein & Partners in New York.

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May 21, 2015, 1:07 PM EDT

Michael Jordan Waxes Poetic in Gatorade's New Paean to Sweat It's not all created equal

Gatorade really does love sweat.

Last year, the brand's hidden-camera ads with Peyton Manning and Cam Newton required customers at a convenience store to "sweat it to get it." If would-be consumers couldn't show visible signs of a workout, they couldn't buy Gatorade.

Now, an epic new spot—created by TBWA\Chiat\Day and voiced by Michael Jordan—makes it clear that "not all sweat is created equal." 

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May 20, 2015, 3:01 PM EDT

These 'Abused Emojis' Can Help Kids Tell Someone They're Being Hurt Project from a Swedish children's helpline

A children's helpline in Sweden just released an upsetting set of emojis showing kids being physically and verbal abused—in the hope that young victims of violence might use them to communicate their situation when words fail.

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May 20, 2015, 1:19 PM EDT

This Ikea Pop-Up Store Serves Breakfast in Bed to Lucky Londoners Get a little closer to those bedroom products

Last month, Ikea launched an online wedding service. Now, it's one step closer to offering the full honeymoon package, with a stunt that will bring breakfast in bed to guests of a temporary restaurant.

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May 20, 2015, 12:37 PM EDT

Pizza Hut Takes Down Selfie Sticks in This Hilarious Ad for Its 2-Foot Pizzas Spoof PSA takes selfie obsession to next level

Have you taken a selfie lately? If the answer is yes, then you're the target audience for this new over-the-top parody PSA from Pizza Hut.

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May 20, 2015, 12:06 PM EDT

Your New Favorite Tumblr Shows What Mad Men Would Be Like in the Digital Age Don Draper would rock a Snapchat campaign



Mad Men may be over, but it's sure to live on forever in our hearts—and our animated GIFs.

An entertaining Tumblr, Mad Men Integrated, imagines what the show might look like in today's digitally fueled agency environment.

Making light of digital strategy jargon might seem like low-hanging fruit—the word hashtag is immediately funny in this context—but the whole concept and execution here is delightful. Even if you don't work for a digital, social or media agency, the reactions of Peggy, Pete, Don and the gang will give you a smile. 

Check out some of the GIFs below and head to the Tumblr for more.

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May 20, 2015, 11:36 AM EDT

The Kids From SunnyD's Goofy '90s Rollerblading Ad Are Back, and They Never Grew Up Older, but not wiser

If you watch the ad below and conclude there's nothing new under the sun, you're half right.

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May 20, 2015, 9:10 AM EDT

This Foot-Care Brand Made the First Magazine You Read With Your Feet Put your toes to work

What better way to sell foot-care products than with an entire magazine for and about feet?

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May 19, 2015, 4:01 PM EDT

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