Advertisement
Rebecca Cullers

Halifax's Horrifying Date-Night Ad Will Make You Not Want to Date for a While

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…

Bleak Billboards in London Tell Sad Stories of People Priced Out of the City

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.…

Cottonelle Wants You to 'Go Commando' With a Butt So Clean It Doesn't Need Undies

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…

Honda Teaches You to Speed Read in Three Ads That Go Faster and Faster

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…

Google Made a Tiny Programmable Choir Out of 300 Android Devices

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,…

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

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…

Stella Artois and Matt Damon Want You to Buy a Lady a Drink, but Not Like That

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…

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

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…

Kickstarter for Exploding Kittens Asked for $10K Over a Month. It Got $2 Million in 24 Hours

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…

Could Kool-Aid Man Really Bust Through a Brick Wall? Science Finally Has an Answer

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…

Advertisement