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Tim Nudd

Getty Images Talks Vince Vaughn, and How Stock Photos Have Gotten Better by Getting Worse

Vince Vaughn's fake stock photos for the movie Unfinished Business were hilarious because they were so cheesy. But they were Photoshopped from real stock photos—showing just how clichéd a lot…

Huge Mole on Man's Face Becomes an Advertising Superstar in Brilliantly Insane Video

We've seen hilarious ad awards call for entries. We've seen slutty ad awards call for entries. Now, it's time for a brilliant but batshit crazy ad awards call for entries. Borghi/Lowe…

Another 'World's Hardest Job' Campaign Says Moms Should Be Paid $260,000 a Year

A new British campaign from Interflora for Mother's Day (which is in March in the U.K.) has almost an identical concept as last year's famous "World's Toughest Job" from American…

'Visit Nice,' Says Nebraska in America's Most Humble Tourism Ads

Not every state has a Disney World, a National Mall or a Times Square. So, how do you attract visitors if you don't have something astounding, amazing or awe-inspiring to…

Apple Watch May Be the Future, but Its First TV Ad Borrows From the Past

For a product Apple hopes will be revolutionary, the first TV commercial for the Apple Watch, unveiled today, had an instantly recognizable style. And no wonder—it's a style that's gained…

People Ignore a Giant Lump Growing on a Street in This Clever Cancer PSA Stunt

Never underestimate people's power not to give a damn about what's right in front of them. We've seen this time and again in outdoor ad stunts, and this latest one from…

Why These Agency Execs Went Through Hell to Get Naked in These Ads (SFW)

Rebranding is rebirth. New York design and marketing firm Mode Design Group—which today becomes full-service agency Viceroy Creative—took that notion pretty seriously, as its principals posed for rebranding ads stark…

Adam&eveDDB Changes Its Name to eve&adamDDB for International Women's Day

There's lot of marketing around International Women's Day this Sunday. And now, London agency adam&eveDDB has joined in with a symbolic gesture—changing its name to eve&adamDDB for a couple of…

Chicago Ad Fed Likens Creative Skill to Penis Size, Angering Those Without a Penis

It's not just dudes in the Chicago ad scene. But promos for the city's American Advertising Awards show, happening next Wednesday, certainly seem to think everyone has a penis. "Who measured…

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: March 1-6

Geico's preroll ads were unskippable, and so were the rest of these spots

Love was in the air this week, as three of the five spots on this week list are romance-themed (though one has a seriously unromantic twist ending). The other two,…

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