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Jose Cuervo Mixes a Margarita in Space and Parachutes It Back to Earth McCann takes tequila to new heights

Brands are obsessed with space, getting to space, and anything that's been to space. This week, it was Jose Cuervo's chance to boldly go where no tequila brand had gone…

February 27, 2015, 12:14 PM EST

'15 Sounds Nice?' Nike Golf Has Some Fun With 14-Time Major Winner Tiger Woods Charles Barkley, Bo Jackson also push the Vapor driver

Tiger Woods has been having a rough time for about half a decade. He's been stuck on 14 major championships since 2008, but it's good to know he can poke…

February 27, 2015, 10:37 AM EST

Ad of the Day: Epic Audi Spot With Marauding Mechanics Is Ridiculously Fun Thjnk's grand approach to service

Getting your car serviced by a dealer, rather than some random mechanic, isn't just a smart idea. It's a triumph of good over evil. That's the message of this entertaining, intentionally…

February 27, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Feb. 20-27 Feel-good ads about friendship and imagination battle for the top spot

It was an uplifting week in the week's best commercials, as Facebook, Apple and Comcast all delivered inspiring ads about friendship, passion and imagination. Those three spots are joined by…

February 27, 2015, 7:23 AM EST

Mark Mothersbaugh Traces His Life From Blind Kid to Visionary in Great Google Play Ad Inside BBH L.A.'s 'California Inspires Me' series

Google Play has been running a great branded content series from BBH Los Angeles called "California Inspires Me," featuring interviews—which are then set to animation—with famous Californians talking about their…

February 26, 2015, 2:10 PM EST

Ad of the Day: Facebook Just Made Some of the Truest Ads Ever About Friendship Powerful work from director Mike Mills

Facebook, in its advertising, used to get all caught up in lofty and tortured metaphors for friendship. But its latest ads—gritty, immediate, powerfully evocative—show how far the social network has…

February 26, 2015, 1:09 PM EST

Agency Creatives Need to Shut Up About Entering Ad Contests, and Here's Why Who has time for the National Advertising Challenge?

Attention, creatives: You have actual paying clients, and shouldn't be pissing your time away working on briefs for some cockamamie ad contest. But if you do, at least keep it…

February 26, 2015, 11:15 AM EST

Netflix Uses One Brilliant Tweet to Show Why You Should Be Afraid of Comcast Want everything this slow?

Netflix and Comcast have been sparring for a while. But on Wednesday, Netflix delivered a quietly epic uppercut to the cable giant and its interests—thanks to a single creative tweet. It…

February 25, 2015, 3:23 PM EST

Bill Lumbergh of Office Space Is Back, and Still a Clueless Prick, in Ads for HipChat Software He prefers email

Given how much advertising loves office humor, it's a bit surprising that characters from Office Space haven't been revived more often for commercials. Bill Lumbergh, in particular—the 1999 film's most…

February 25, 2015, 12:02 PM EST

Snickers Turned Marcia Brady Into Danny Trejo on 'Hungerlapse' Billboard, Too The ultimate angry paint job

BBDO New York's "Brady Bunch" Super Bowl campaign for Snickers had a great out-of-home teaser element that not too many people saw—but now you can, as video of it was…

February 24, 2015, 3:11 PM EST

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