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Rebecca Cullers
Halifax's Horrifying Date-Night Ad Will Make You Not Want to Date for a While Be thankful if you've found someone

The downtown business commission in Halifax, Nova Scotia, created this video to get you to buy one of its date-night packages. But it might force you to give up dating…

March 4, 2015, 10:44 AM EST

Bleak Billboards in London Tell Sad Stories of People Priced Out of the City Research project collects data on changing face of the capital

Bleak black-and-white digital billboards in London (one in Holborn and one in Aldgate) are telling the sad stories of people priced out of London as the city continues to change.…

February 26, 2015, 8:12 AM EST

Cottonelle Wants You to 'Go Commando' With a Butt So Clean It Doesn't Need Undies Also, don't throw your panties at New Kids on the Block

Cottonelle wants you to "go commando." That's right, the toilet paper brand says you should walk around without underwear because its CleanRipple texture imparts a superior clean. In fact, they've hired…

February 24, 2015, 12:55 PM EST

Honda Teaches You to Speed Read in Three Ads That Go Faster and Faster Ready to really step on the gas?

Honda teaches you to speed read in a series of ads which—in a nice nod to its vehicles—keep accelerating if you're up for a challenge. Apps have revolutionized speed read lately…

February 23, 2015, 1:40 PM EST

Google Made a Tiny Programmable Choir Out of 300 Android Devices Installed in a Tokyo shopping mall

Google Japan wanted to draw attention to a little Android app called Androidify, which makes tiny android avatars. So, it synchronized 300 Android devices, each with their own little avatar,…

February 17, 2015, 1:27 PM EST

This Book of Ads Has a Cover That Judges You Back, and Opens Only for Some Readers Depends on your expression

People go around all the time judging books by their covers, but now Dutch artist Thijs Biersteker has created the first book cover that judges you. The book happens to…

February 11, 2015, 2:37 PM EST

Stella Artois and Matt Damon Want You to Buy a Lady a Drink, but Not Like That New project with Water.org

When you think of buying a lady a Stella, you think of handing a chalice to a hot Italian woman who lives in the 1060s. But what if instead you…

January 27, 2015, 4:36 PM EST

Similac Has a Big Hit With One of the Most Honest Ads Ever About Parenting Showdown on the playground

Parenting today comes with more than the stress of kids. It comes with the derision of your fellow breeders when you choose a path that goes against their deeply held…

January 26, 2015, 5:07 AM EST

Kickstarter for Exploding Kittens Asked for $10K Over a Month. It Got $2 Million in 24 Hours Mathew Inman's viral card game

In another crazy viral Kickstarter phenomenon, Mathew Inman, creator of the popular webcomic The Oatmeal, fully funded his Kickstarter for a game called Exploding Kittens in just 20 minutes on…

January 21, 2015, 3:38 PM EST

Could Kool-Aid Man Really Bust Through a Brick Wall? Science Finally Has an Answer Will he survive, and what will be left of him?

The Kool-Aid man's explosive antics have been unquestionably cool since he busted through his first wall in the 1970s. But could he possibly survive such a dramatic entrance? Wouldn't he shatter…

January 20, 2015, 9:55 AM EST

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