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Without Condoms, Threesome Night Becomes Puzzle Night in This Odd French PSA Don't let this happen to you

When the mood is right but you're all out of condoms, most amorous adventurers would simply run to the 24-hour pharmacy. But in France, the back-up plan seems to be…

October 20, 2014, 6:51 PM EDT

How an Agency's Fight Against AIDS Led to an Unforgettable Moment With Bono After 4 years of work, .hiv domain has its moment in the spotlight

Jonathan Ive, Apple design svp (Getty Images) It was one of the most interesting and unscripted moments of this year's Cannes Lions, and it only happened because one man was willing…

July 2, 2014, 4:03 PM EDT

Bono's Urgent Call for Brand Partnerships Energizes Cannes to Combat AIDS (Red) needs big marketing ideas more than ever, singer says

CANNES, France—A packed crowd of the world's top marketers thought they were turning out today to see Bono. What they didn't realize was that he was actually there to see…

June 21, 2014, 11:45 AM EDT

Justine Sacco Fired by IAC for 'Hope I Don't Get AIDS' Tweet 'I am ashamed,' disgraced PR chief says in public apology

UPDATE: Justine Sacco has issued the following written apology to South African newspaper The Star, according to ABC News: "Words cannot express how sorry I am, and how necessary it is…

December 21, 2013, 5:10 PM EST

IAC's PR Chief Apparently Tweeted a Bizarrely Tasteless Joke About AIDS and Africa Company owns, Vimeo, CollegeHumor and more

UPDATE 4: (3:56 p.m., Dec. 22): Justine Sacco has written a public apology, noting, "Words cannot express how sorry I am, and how necessary it is for me to apologize…

December 20, 2013, 3:05 PM EST

Think Twice Before Foursquaring That Stranger, Say AIDS Ads Who checked in before you?

McCann Worldgroup Helsinki reminds you to check yourself before you wreck yourself with a stranger, because you don't know who checked in before you. The spots, for the AIDS Council,…

October 19, 2012, 2:37 PM EDT

(RED) Dries the Tears in Latest Ad from Hill Holliday Striking spot reveals ambitious goal for combating AIDS

The (RED)RUSH to Zero campaign begins today—a 10-day initiative to raise funding and awareness to help deliver an AIDS Free Generation by 2015, a critical milestone in the fight against…

June 1, 2012, 3:03 PM EDT

Stricken by Sight of a Condom, Mom Gets AIDS Billboard Taken Down Didn't know what to tell the kiddies

Uptight parents getting weirded out by billboards is nothing new. But Van Nuys, Calif., resident Eve Ragsdale got an AIDS prevention ad torn down because she didn't want to explain…

April 30, 2012, 9:00 AM EDT

French AIDS PSA Lets Your Fingers Do the Wanking (NSFW)

Video is NSFW. JWT Paris should be given a medal and a psychiatric evaluation, in that order, after creating this "Sexy Fingers" PSA for the AIDS awareness group AIDES. The…

July 22, 2011, 9:32 AM EDT

Peripatetic Penis Really Gets Around in AIDS PSA

You remember Smutley, that sex-crazed feline who couldn't keep it in his pants. Now, he has a partner in crime: Willy the Tourist, the latest character in Goodby, Silverstein &…

April 26, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT