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Kristina Monllos

Singapore Retailer Apologizes for Writing 'Rape Us Now' on Black Friday Site

It should be obvious that no brand should consider posting anything resembling a rape joke, but that's what Singapore-based fashion brand SuperGurl did—and, of course, has since apologized for. The brand's…

Morgan Spurlock's Next Film Could Be About the Cult of Juicy Couture or Judith Leiber

Documentarian strikes deal with Authentic Brands Group

A documentary from Morgan Spurlock about America's obsession with Juicy Couture during the early 2000s isn't in the works. But it could be. Through Spurlock's production company, Warrior Poets, the documentarian has…

Nightly Show Host Larry Wilmore on the Difference Between Trolling and Lurking

Plus, how he feels about satirizing this election season

Specs Age 54 Claim to fame Host of Comedy Central's The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore (Mon.-Thurs., 11:30 p.m.) Base New York Twitter @LarryWilmore Adweek: What's the first information you consume in the morning? Larry…

Johnnie Walker, JetBlue and Canada Goose Are Creating Short Films to Connect With Consumers

Viewers like longer content if it’s entertaining

At a time when ads are being trimmed to accommodate Snapchat and Vine, some marketers instead are playing the long game, serving up spots that run 15 minutes or more.…

This American Greetings Ad Nails Why Everyone Should Be More Thankful This Thanksgiving

Brand emphasizes niceness

Earlier this year, American Greetings worked with agency Mullen Lowe to create the ThankList, a campaign that is meant to encourage gratitude and be a remedy for what some see as an…

Verizon Is Giving Away Tons of Free Stuff on One of the Year's Biggest Travel Days

‘Thanksgetting’ offers Wi-Fi, Amazon downloads

Even if you're excited to cram stuffing and turkey down your gullet tomorrow, traveling with the 47 million other people expected to do so this Thanksgiving can be exhausting. Enter: Verizon.…

Old Spice Pitchmen Wage a Battle for (Shirtless) Control of SportsCenter

Rivalry between Mustafa and Crews reaches finale

Fans of ESPN's SportsCenter will find Terry Crews and Isaiah Mustafa behind the show's anchor desk tonight, but they're not there to talk through highlight reels. Old Spice's resident pitchmen will…

Why Amazon Plastered This NYC Subway Train With Nazi and Imperial Japanese Imagery

UPDATE: Amazon is pulling these ads, reports Variety. UPDATE 2: Gothamist has more on the removal of the ads, revealing that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo pressured the MTA to take…

Pfizer and Allergan Agree to $160 Billion Merger, Creating World's Largest Health Care Company

Makers of drugs like Viagra and Botox

Two giants of the health care industry, Pfizer and Allergan, announced Monday that they will merge to create the world's largest drug maker in terms of sales. Pfizer will buy…

Want to Know When Rihanna's New Album Drops? Follow This Samsung Campaign

72andSunny creates a mystery for fans

Rihanna is building buzz around her new album with a tricky campaign from Samsung and 72andSunny. The ads, launched during Sunday night's American Music Awards, lead to an immersive online…

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