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Fred Savage, Hired to Do Honda Voiceovers, Wants to Practice by Narrating Your Home Videos Getting in game shape

Fred Savage will soon be the new voice of Honda. But he's not exactly a voiceover specialist (that's Daniel Stern you're thinking of, Wonder Years fans). So, Honda agency RPA…

October 21, 2014, 2:52 PM EDT

After Trayvon Martin, Chilling Ad Offers Bulletproof Vests for Kids Timed to Florida's midterm election

A billboard advertising a line of bulletproof vests for young boys has appeared near the Florida capital in Tallahassee. Chilling, controversial and undeniably eye-catching, the ad is part of the…

October 21, 2014, 2:51 PM EDT

Wish Old Navy a Happy 20th Birthday, and It Will Make a Giant Balloon Portrait of Your Selfie Just don't get a big head

Everyone knows that if you tell people what you wish for when you blow out the candles on your birthday cake, it's not going to come true. Unless, of course,…

October 21, 2014, 2:05 PM EDT

Brand of the Day: Why You Should Dress Like the Morton Salt Girl for Halloween It's her 100th birthday

If you haven't figured out your Halloween costume, don't fret! Morton Salt is incentivizing you to dress up as the Morton Salt Girl. Why waste hours trying to come up with…

October 21, 2014, 1:24 PM EDT

This Agency Is Giving $1,500 to Each Employee to Go on an Exotic Vacation. Here's Why 'Some people might call this crazy'

In our latest installment of places where you wish you worked, a California creative agency named thinkParallax recently gave each one of its employees $1,500 and an extra paid day…

October 21, 2014, 12:13 PM EDT

Omnicom's Net Income Jumped 24% in Q3 Revenue rose more than 7%

Omnicom Group's organic revenue grew more than 6 percent in the third quarter, as overall revenue climbed more than 7 percent to $3.75 billion. Net income for the quarter, meanwhile, jumped…

October 21, 2014, 11:10 AM EDT

Philips Creates a Stunning Explosion of Color and Snow With 'Afterglow' Night skiing becomes a work of art in ad for backlit TVs

If you like any combination of amazing colors, night skiing and striking imagery, Philips has an ad for you. To promote its color-backlit Ambilight televisions, the electronics manufacturer teamed up with…

October 21, 2014, 10:58 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: KFC Turns to Two Boys for a Lovely Take on Sports Fandom Dealing with the agony of defeat

In recent years, BBH London has focused on family relationships and offbeat stories in its KFC ads, with the product almost as a side dish and strong storytelling as the…

October 21, 2014, 10:41 AM EDT

Watch a Clerk Shock Customers by Haggling Over Groceries in Campaign for Edmunds.com You wouldn't do it for food. Why do it for a car?

It's common practice to haggle for a better price at a car dealership. But at a grocery store? In American supermarkets, at least, it just doesn't happen. Until now. Car shopping…

October 21, 2014, 8:01 AM EDT

7 Totally Awesome TV Spots From the Last Time the Royals Were in the World Series 1985 was all about MacGyver and American-brewed suds

When Kansas City hosts San Francisco in Game 1 of the World Series tonight on Fox, expect the year 1985 to be referenced about 1,985 times during the broadcast. That's…

October 21, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

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