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McDonald's Launches 'Chicken Legend' With World's Least Dangerous Daredevil Stunt Yet it's still rather suspenseful

Chickens might not fly much in life, but in death, a few of them got some pretty good air time with this odd U.K. stunt for McDonald's new Chicken Legend…

July 23, 2014, 12:11 PM EDT

Lawyer Quits to Become an Illustrator With Brilliant Cartoon Telling the Whole Sordid Story Another great sign-off

There's something particularly satisfying about a resignation letter that tells an old, boring career path to piss off in the very format of a new, fun one. A former corporate lawyer…

July 22, 2014, 12:22 PM EDT

Adman Is Selling More Than His Crappy Old Car in This Ridiculous Faux-Epic Ad A bit of agency self-promotion, too

Entertainingly overblown homemade ads for used cars are now part of a burgeoning tradition. But an Australian adman, backed by his agency, is throwing his hat into the ring to…

July 21, 2014, 10:11 AM EDT

Carlton Draught Is Re-Airing This Awesomely Cheesy '80s Ad to Go With Its '70s Can The earnestness goes down smooth

Oh, the 1980s. Such quaint times. The tank tops. The big hair. The now-unsettling sense of enthusiasm. Even though the '80s revival was so 2000s, Carlton Draught is still dusting…

July 21, 2014, 9:28 AM EDT

Social Ranking Site Creates a New Battleground for Agency Egos Pivotstack tallies audiences, and Ogilvy's on top

Does Ogilvy & Mather have the best online presence of any advertising agency in the world? Yes, according to a new site that ranks shops based on the size of…

July 18, 2014, 9:18 AM EDT

Fellas, Bill Kurtis Wants You to Go on a Mancation to Illinois With Him News veteran's tourism spots rally the bros

Legendary anchorman Bill Kurtis is a man's man. Just ask Ron Burgundy ... or the Illinois Office of Tourism. A new campaign from JWT Chicago features Kurtis, a veteran Chicago journalist…

July 18, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

Bosch Breaks Into People's Homes in What We're Supposed to Believe Is a Real Stunt Prankvertising's not even trying anymore

Recent years have seen a slew of hidden-camera prank ads, and many of them are of dubious authenticity. But this new effort from Bosch in Belgium might take the prize…

July 16, 2014, 11:08 PM EDT

Even the World's Least Smooth Mandroid Gets the Ladies With Old Spice Odd, sure, but is it starting to smell like Axe?

Many brands promise to make literally anyone more attractive to the opposite sex, but Old Spice takes this promise to the extreme with its new ads starring a hapless, barely…

July 14, 2014, 3:58 PM EDT

What Apple's 'Pride' Ad Might Say About How the Company Is Changing More than support for LGBT rights

Hey, look, the new Apple isn't just the same old monolith after all. A video released by the brand this week features thousands of the company's employees, including CEO Tim Cook,…

July 11, 2014, 12:40 PM EDT

Boyz II Men's Wendy's Pretzel Bun Love Song Is a Thing of Cheesy, Pretzelly Beauty Tweets, passionately crooned

Boyz II Men's Pretzel Bun Love Song for Wendy's is here, and if a fast-food ballad could make you swoon, it would. The more generic first video in the campaign was…

July 11, 2014, 12:14 PM EDT

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