Advertisement

This Clothing Retailer Has the Perfect Fashions for When a Burning Piano Falls on You

Centrepoint outfits you again for existential doom

Last year, Middle Eastern clothing chain Centrepoint launched what surely ranks as the most existential retail campaign of all time. In "Sabotage," a charmingly fatalistic black-and-white spot from Impact BBDO…

McDonald's Poses the Existential Question: Is a Big Mac With Bacon Still a Big Mac?

Canadians are asked to weigh in

If you're the type of guy who drives your friends nuts by compulsively obsessing over minor details at lunch, then McDonald's has a deep existential dilemma for you.  In Canada, the…

Fantastic Beasts? You'll Find Plenty of Them in This Wild British Ad for Mitsubishi

A hybrid impresses its own kind

It's not often that Medusa shows up in advertising, much less accompanied by a chest-thumping minotaur, a metallic mermaid, an arrow-shooting centaur and a galloping Pegasus. So, this new U.K.…

This Popular Vlogger Died in a Shocking Car Crash Live on YouTube. Or Did She?

Ashley Waxman Bakshi's video raises troubling questions

You're watching your favorite beauty vlogger broadcast live as she drives her car around town. She looks away from the road to check her phone and read questions from fans. Suddenly,…

'I'm Alpha Male Adjacent.' Neil Patrick Harris on Why He's Still Doing Ads for Heineken Light

Actor begins 4th year of 'refined beverage hilarity'

It was back in the summer of 2014 that Neil Patrick Harris did his first ads for Heineken Light, via Wieden + Kennedy New York. From the beginning, the campaign…

This Chocolate Factory Just Celebrated 5 Years in Business With Delicious Edible Posters

Tasty project from Baldwin&

If the medium is the message, then Videri Chocolate Factory's latest advertising has a very palatable message indeed. The Raleigh, N.C., chocolate maker worked with ad agency Baldwin& to create special…

Chevrolet Unveils a Life-Size Lego Batmobile, and a Self-Parody Ad to Match

Tie-in with upcoming Lego Batman Movie

Chevrolet has long been running a campaign that shows a group of "ordinary" people, a Chevy car and has them react in disbelief to how safe it is, how many…

The World's Rudest, Most Passive-Aggressive Billboard Coughs at Nearby Smokers

But they might deserve it

If anything is going to convince a smoker to quit, it's a judgmental, passive-aggressive, coughing billboard. At least, that's the ostensible premise of a new campaign from Swedish pharmacy Apoteket…

Can Pizza Hut Outdo Itself With These Sitcom-Style Ads From Viacom?

Millennial spots extend core campaign

Maladjusted millennial braggarts choose Pizza Hut. Let's all go there today! Running on Viacom's cable-TV networks, this goofy campaign for the restaurant chain targets young adults, presenting folks who get their…

Here's Proof You Can Get Away With Pretty Much Anything in a Radio Ad

Enjoy making that kale hamster smoothie, says Radio Mercury Awards

It's no great epiphany that radio can be a more forgiving format than video. But you may not have considered the full range of horrific opportunities that liberation from a…

Advertisement
Advertisement