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Barton F. Graf Has a Clever Idea for Getting More Men to Become Mentors Excuse them from jury duty, and soon you'll need fewer juries

Esquire recently asked three ad agencies to help with its male mentoring initiative. Today, Barton F. Graf 9000 unveiled its campaign: a political initiative to establish mentorship of children as…

October 22, 2014, 1:39 PM EDT

Snickers Gives You an Early Halloween Treat With This Truly Twisted Ad You're not you when you're hungry. You're a damn monster

Halloween is like Christmas for candy brands, and Snickers usually swoops in, batlike, with some fun and spooky advertising (most notably, perhaps, BBDO's truly odd "Grocery Store Lady" spot from…

October 22, 2014, 10:48 AM EDT

Fred Savage, Hired to Do Honda Voiceovers, Wants to Practice by Narrating Your Home Videos Getting in game shape

Fred Savage will soon be the new voice of Honda. But he's not exactly a voiceover specialist (that's Daniel Stern you're thinking of, Wonder Years fans). So, Honda agency RPA…

October 21, 2014, 2:52 PM EDT

Watch a Clerk Shock Customers by Haggling Over Groceries in Campaign for Edmunds.com You wouldn't do it for food. Why do it for a car?

It's common practice to haggle for a better price at a car dealership. But at a grocery store? In American supermarkets, at least, it just doesn't happen. Until now. Car shopping…

October 21, 2014, 8:01 AM EDT

Infographic: How to Tell Client Tricks From Treats This Halloween Mistress breaks it down

Every day is a bit spooky when you're dealing with clients. But this Halloween, ad agency Mistress has made a little chart you might find useful—how to tell whether your…

October 20, 2014, 4:01 PM EDT

French Art Show About the Marquis de Sade Gets a Suitably Orgiastic Trailer (NSFW) Raunchy, but artistic

YouTube censors who greenlight nudity as long as it's artistic must have spent a fair bit of time on this video from the Musée d'Orsay in Paris—advertising an art show…

October 20, 2014, 1:53 PM EDT

Job-Hunting Creatives Disguise Their Portfolio as a Copy of Lürzer's Archive One sure way to get some press

It can be tough to get your work featured in the advertising magazine Lürzer's Archive. But René Schultz and Casper Christensen found a way around that. The Danish art directors, who…

October 20, 2014, 11:08 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: DirecTV Enlists Painfully Awkward Rob Lowe, Its Most Pitiful Rob Lowe Yet Cable sure does strange things to people

Rob Lowe keeps sinking in DirecTV's campaign. Having already been introduced to Creepy Rob Lowe and Less Attractive Rob Lowe, now we get to meet Painfully Awkward Rob Lowe. Like his…

October 17, 2014, 11:09 AM EDT

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Oct. 10-17 A six-hour pre-roll ad, a brilliant in-store stunt and more

A lavish celebrity fragrance spot. A six-hour preroll ad. A great pop-up store stunt. An ad remake with some crazy stunt driving. And a hilarious spot about the most nondescript…

October 17, 2014, 8:47 AM EDT

Squarespace's Radical Update Is Like a Blank Canvas. So Its New Ads Are, Too SpecialGuest crafts launch spot and a pair of celeb docs

IDEA: Even for a company known for great design, Squarespace 7 was a revelation. The elegant upgrade to the website maker's interface, called a "UX dream" by Wired, completely does…

October 16, 2014, 3:48 PM EDT

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