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These Might Be the First Condom Ads That Try to Make You Less Excited

When the product is just too good

Most condom ads are all about sensual pleasure, but what if the product is just too good at delivering that? That's the theme of three 15-second spots for Okamoto condoms…

This Remarkable Short Film Set at Costco Explores the Empty Obsession With Shopping

Home away from home

We've all seen shoppers like the lead character in Andrew DeYoung's new short film, Shopping. Some of us have even been sucked into conversation with them. Sometimes they're really annoying,…

Arnold Schwarzenegger Re-creates Terminator 2's Bar Fight Scene for Video Game Ad

He just needs a few things

"I need your clothes. Your boots. And your motorcycle." Arnold Schwarzenegger really needs some new material. A quarter century after walking naked into a seedy bar and uttering that famous line…

Hey Developers, Unlike HP, Betabrand Doesn't Give a Crap What You Wear

Comical video plays off dress code flap

If you've got killer programming chops and a closet full of ill-advised sartorial selections, Betabrand might be the workplace for you. HP took some heat this week for reportedly telling enterprise…

TD Bank Gets Absurdly Cinematic to Show Off Its Drama-Free Banking

Tierney goes big in this trio of fun spots

You expect big-budget, slam-bang drama from Hollywood action movies. But doing simple banking chores like depositing checks shouldn't make you feel like you're trapped in an out-of-control Michael Bay production. Ad…

Freshpet Tricks People Into Eating Its Dog Food, and It's Pretty Hilarious

ShareAbility's gotcha vid with a twist

Tricking someone into eating something disgusting—tarantulas, worms, insects in general—is nothing new. Some game shows have whole segments based around that look of horror that comes over someone's face when…

This French Drink Brand Took 7 Days to Post the World's Slowest Facebook Status

The laziest one-liner ever

Pulco, a French drink brand owned by Orangina Schweppes, is a default summer drink. (Because when else would you have a cool citrus-lemon beverage?) And amid an epic heat wave…

Harrowing Ad About Kids in War Puts a Girl at the Center of a First-Person Shooter

War Child reminds you it isn't a game

Anyone who's ever played a war-themed video game like Call of Duty has effectively imagined what it might be like to be a soldier. But it's far less common for…

Foster's Embraces a Male Rugby Cheerleader and the Tagline 'Why the Hell Not?'

New ad from adam&eveDDB

Adam&eveDDB and Glue Society director Gary Freedman made this British spot for Australia's Foster's beer about, of all things, a male rugby cheerleader. The ad is part of a growing…

Why Two Billboards in Massachusetts Were Made to Look Like They're Not Even There

Brian Kane's 'Healing Tool'

There are lots of ways to make billboards more appealing. You can turn them into art. You can make them into homes or playgrounds. You can get them to help…

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