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Oops? Rolling Stone Has John Hancock Sign the Constitution on Julia Louis-Dreyfus Cover

But a source claims it was intentional

If you've seen Rolling Stone's latest cover featuring Julia Louis-Dreyfus of Veep fame, your initial thoughts were probably along the lines of "Elaine from Seinfeld is naked!" or perhaps "JLD…

HitFix Launches Multiplatform Video

Making original comedy in addition to usual staple of entertainment news

After dabbling in video pieces over the last few years, entertainment news site HitFix announced today the full launch of HitFix Video. “Basically, for us, video is the way, the hook,…

Alt-Weekly Mocks Its Own Buyout With a Cover That Looks Just Like Its New Owner

Self-satire from City Paper

When you're an alt-weekly known for skewering the establishment, how do you tackle the fact that you've been bought out by the establishment? Baltimore City Paper takes a commendably self-effacing approach…

Sports Illustrated Brings You Kate Upton in Zero Gravity

Photo shoot is out of this world

We all know the purpose of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is to create spank-bankable material in a format convenient for reading on the toilet. But the baseness of its…

Can Ad Agencies Teach Women to Love Their Bodies?

Marie Claire commissions print ads from six shops

Female empowerment was a major advertising theme in 2013, particularly in the area of self-esteem—led by Dove's "Real Beauty Sketches." But freed of client constraints, can ad agencies alone get…

Brides To Launch YouTube Competition Series

Couples will vie for crowdsourced wedding

Condé Nast’s Brides is jumping on the digital video trend for its Brides Live Wedding, where readers can plan a couple’s wedding via social media by voting on everything from…

Ad Blogger Copyranter Goes Out With a Bang After Getting Fired From BuzzFeed

Mark Duffy's last listicle

BuzzFeed, the curator of all things viral on the www, fired Mark "Copyranter" Duffy last month after employing him for a year and a half. And he did not go…

Create Your Own Overly Emotional, Click-Baiting Headline With the Upworthy Generator

Parody site captures all the cliches

You've undoubtedly seen them: the saccharine-slathered headlines of, promising you'll "never see the world the same again" after watching some YouTube video about bullied kids or racism or whatever.…

Famous Photos Reimagined as Selfies in Newspaper's Wonderful Print Ads

'You can't get any closer to the news'

Lowe South Africa developed a campaign for the Cape Times newspaper last spring in which famous photographs—the wartime kiss, Beyers Naude and Desmond Tutu, Winston Churchill smoking, etc.—were reimagined as…

Condé Nast's GQ, Bombay Sapphire Launch Boozy Video Series

America's Bartender is a reality competition

Guys who are looking for boozy video content don't have to look far these days, from shows like Three Sheets to the newly launched Esquire Network. Now comes America's Bartender, the…

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