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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…

Here's an Ad That Should Inspire Entrepreneurs Everywhere to Get Their Act Together

Fiverr's rallying cry to put ideas in motion

A business idea is all good and well, but a new ad from freelance marketplace Fiverr—the company's first brand campaign—is putting the emphasis on the actual doing part. The rapid-fire montage,…

Hyundai Takes Unboxing to a Whole New Level in This British Commercial

Cutting out the auto dealerships

See you in hell, soul-sucking car-dealership experience!  Last week, Hyundai launched an Amazon-style "Click to Buy" website in the U.K. that lets you purchase various Tucson and Santa Fe models at…

Colonialism Is a Massive Beach Party in Australia's Latest Epic, Provocative Ad for Lamb

Anybody bring ice?

In its ongoing quest to remind us that nothing says Australia Day more than lamb barbecue, Meat & Livestock Australia gives us "Celebrate Australia with a Lamb BBQ."  That title is…

This Documentary About Rick Ross Is Actually a Pretty Impressive Ad for Checkers

Buying a franchise, then selling a story

It's not often you get to realize a childhood dream. And rapper Rick Ross just bought his—a Checkers franchise in his hometown, Carol City, Florida. Curiouser still, the purchase has led…

Elton John Wants You to Make the Official Music Video for One of His 1970s Classics

Hold us closer, tiny dancer

What if Elton John asked you to make the official music video for "Rocket Man," "Tiny Dancer" or "Bennie and the Jets"? That's exactly what just happened. Except he's not…

Eat a Snickers or Risk Becoming a Frozen Husk of Your Former Self, Candy Bar Warns

Latest ad from Impact BBDO

When your scruffy, half-frozen future self travels back in time with a message of life-changing import, what are you going to do? Scarf down a Snickers, of course! That's the plot of…

Breaking Bad Fans Lose Their Minds as Gus Fring Returns in Ad for Los Pollos Hermanos

Delicious fake commercial for Better Call Saul

From its inception, AMC's Better Call Saul has indulged in fake ads starring characters from the Breaking Bad prequel—beginning with the Albuquerque billboard from the summer of 2014 showing Bob…

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