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This North Face Store's Floor Disappears, Forcing Startled Shoppers to Climb the Walls Sudden sporting challenge for visitors

Fancy yourself the outdoorsy type, eh? You've got all the slickest gear for the rugged lifestyle you live every day. Maybe you even have a gnarly beard and a Clif…

October 14, 2014, 8:13 AM EDT

Artist Makes First Ad Ever for Sex, but It Could Also Be for Office Supplies The old pencil sharpener metaphor

Sex sells everything—cars, hamburgers, even air fresheners. But what sells sex? As it turns out, pencil sharpeners. A Slovak artist who goes by the name of Matus the First claims to have created…

October 13, 2014, 1:57 PM EDT

Ashton Kutcher Milks a Goat, Paints a Beaver and Knits a Onesie for Lenovo Is there anything the guy can't do?

We've always known Ashton Kutcher to be a renaissance man of sorts. Actor, investor, father, model, ad guy. And now, Lenovo product engineer? It appears that because of all of his engineering…

October 10, 2014, 2:03 PM EDT

Are You Patient Enough to Sit Through the Longest Ad in the World? Probably not, and that's kind of the point

We've seen some lengthy ads in our time—notably, the five-hour spot with Adriana Lima waving a checkered flag for Kia. But the ad below? Well, it tries your patience on a…

October 10, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

Shell Celebrates 30 Years in Alberta by Selling Gas at 1984 Prices A blast from the past

It was the best of times, it was the ... well, literally the best of times. Van Halen was the greatest band in the world. George Orwell was totally right…

October 9, 2014, 2:31 PM EDT

How Did Google Get a Street View of the Arabian Desert? Well, First It Got This Camel Mapping even more of the world

You're lost somewhere on the planet and freaked out for a second. But then, you remember. Uncle Google can lead you home. Or can he? What if you're in the…

October 9, 2014, 10:49 AM EDT

Pornhub Erects Huge Billboard in Times Square After Long Search for a Great Non-Pornographic Ad Update: It's been taken down

New York's Times Square has always been an eyegasm of advertising, so the adult website Pornhub's enormous new billboard—featuring the winner of its contest seeking a great non-pornographic ad—fits right…

October 8, 2014, 1:11 PM EDT

If You're From Pittsburgh, You Probably Think This Iced Tea Commercial Is Hilarious Regional character is suddenly an endorser

Americans sure have some interesting regional accents. Whether you're from New York, Baltimore, Philly, Chicago, Houston—dialects are fascinating, ya know? So, there's this character on YouTube named Pittsburgh Dad, who's been…

October 7, 2014, 1:22 PM EDT

Mr. Bean Is a Hopeless Kung Fu Warrior in the Most Hilarious Snickers 'You're Not You' Ads Yet Rowan Atkinson is a ridiculously inspired choice

You're familiar with the joke at this point. Someone is super hungry, turns into a celebrity, eats a Snickers and goes back to being a normal person. Punch line: "You're…

October 6, 2014, 1:46 PM EDT

Fake Batman Dances to Fake Michael Jackson in Tire Ad That's Ludicrously Real No usage rights? No problem!

Usually if something sounds too good to be true, you can bet dollars to doughnuts there's going to be a catch. Well, what if I told you there's an ad…

October 3, 2014, 8:11 AM EDT