David Kiefaber

Ad of the Day: An Esteemed Literary Critic Reviews the Ikea Catalog

Putting furniture through the lens of Goethe and Freud

It has the world's largest print run: a staggering 220 million copies. And yet no literary critics have deemed it worthy of their commentary. Until now. German literary critic Hellmuth Karasek lowers…

Ad of the Day: With Lexus' Real Hoverboard, Skaters Have to Relearn Everything From Scratch

It works, but not on streets

Joining the surprisingly long list of organizations getting our hopes up about hoverboards is Lexus, which unveiled a prototype that the automaker has been hinting about since June. The video for the…

Ad of the Day: This Bug Spray Made Glorious Blood Portraits From Squashed Mosquitos

BBDO put on a whole exhibition, linked to blood donation

Cormac McCarthy gave us Blood Meridian. Jay Reatard gave us Blood Visions. And now BBDO Russia has given us the equally badass "Blood Portraits" to promote mosquito repellent Glorix. The name,…

Ad of the Day: Goth Guy Pines for Popular Girl in Sweet Spot From Interflora

Will opposites attract?

Advertising is officially into goths. Danish flower-delivery service Interflora is the latest to jump on the bandwagon with the ad below from Brandhouse. (This is the same agency-client pairing, and the…

Ad of the Day: Ads Don't Get Much More Joyfully Hypnotic Than Samsung's Latest

Kinetic collage for the Galaxy Note 4 S-Pen

Ad agency Heaven and the directing duo Vallée Duhamel rolled out this quirky video set to electronic music for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 S-Pen. Titled "Creativity at Work," it…

Ad of the Day: Agency Helps Ex-Cons by Turning Their Prison Tattoos Into Something Beautiful

Isobar's inspiring new project

Covering up bad prison tattoos for social rehabilitation isn't an obvious charity, but it's the primary function of the Freedom Tattoos project, a service provided by Poland's Pedagogium The College…

Ad of the Day: Everything's Great, Then Awful, Then Maybe OK in John Wall's Foot Locker Ad

NBA standout sees his future in this fun, free-wheeling spot

John Wall's new Adidas shoe just dropped at Foot Locker. And according to this new ad, it might just be the beginning of something both great and terrible. "The Process" from…

Ad of the Day: Morris the Cat of 9Lives Leaps Into the Future With Wearable Tech

Website gives 'cat's eye view'

Morris the Cat, whose 9Lives cat food ads from the '70s and '80s are all over YouTube, shakes off the cobwebs and joins the 21st century in the brand's new…

Ad of the Day: Michael Jordan Is Back for Hanes and Ready to Judge Your Piss-Poor Golfing

Basketball legend marks 25 years as brand's spokesman

Michael Jordan is back on TV for Hanes, once again intimidating the hell out of the mere mortals graced by his presence. Previously, he was quietly judging his fellow first-class passenger,…