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Carl's Jr. Makes the Most Absurdly American Ad for Its Hot-Dog-and-Chips Cheeseburger

Samantha Hoopes dials up the patriotism

Putting a hot dog and potato chips on your cheeseburger is the ultimate expression of American-ness, according to Carl's Jr. So, this 72andSunny ad for that monstrosity—an official menu item…

The 13 Strangest Vodka Flavors (and the Drinks You Could Actually Make With Them)

Sample these at your own risk

Vodka has long been well known and well loved for being flavorless. For the last few years, producers have worked to expand the market by introducing exotic flavors that get…

Kyra & Constantin's Hilarious Round Animals Roll Their Way Into British Bread Ads

Getting wild in the food store

The young Swiss-German directing duo of Kyra Buschor and Constantin Paeplow is famous for the hilarious "Rollin' Wild" videos—showing how tough life would be for animals if they were completely…

Tired of Sharing? Taco Bell Has an Anti-Social Nacho Just for You

Meals for misanthropes

Are you a greedy person who doesn't like to share your nachos with your friends? If so, Taco Bell wants you to buy its giant nacho for one. In a new…

Ad of the Day: No Campfire? No Problem. This Odd Creature Points You to Oreo S'mores

S'morey and 360i welcome you to summer

Looking for the delightful taste of s'mores without the dirty and dangerous hassle of making a campfire? Oreo has you covered, with help from a curious furry forest friend. The Mondelez…

Evian's Cute and Clever Print Ads Reveal One-Half of Your Inner Child

More fun sight gags

Evian's famous ongoing ad campaign from BETC is all about sight gags showing adults as children. It's been enormously successful, at least in terms of staggering YouTube view counts on…

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. The shop set up a digital panel equipped with a motion sensor at São…

Coca-Cola Shows You How to Get 6 Million Views on an Ad Without Even Trying

Ogilvy Amsterdam's simpler spot

Coca-Cola unveiled its first work from Ogilvy Amsterdam a couple of weeks ago—a rousing, visually rich pan-European anthem that tried to raise some political issues and surely cost a ton…

Hang On, Did Olive Garden Just Make a Really Good Commercial?

So long, food shots. Hello, family

Olive Garden's advertising has long been distinguished by its unlimited blandness, which some might argue is a decent representation of the food there. But during NBC's Red Nose Day telethon…

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…

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