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This Year's Craziest Super Bowl Ad Is From GrubHub and Stars an Angry Flying Burrito Regional spot from Barton F. Graf 9000

In the mini Super Bowl of regional ads, GrubHub is introducing a flying burrito that crashes into the heads of anyone foolish enough to order food by phone. The message is…

January 29, 2015, 12:49 PM EST

GoDaddy Pulls Super Bowl Ad After Complaints About 'Puppy Mill' Humor CEO says spot 'missed the mark,' but the brand has a backup plan

On the same day it released its 2015 Super Bowl ad online, GoDaddy quickly responded to a wave of criticism from dog advocates and said it would not air the…

January 27, 2015, 6:12 PM EST

Adorable Puppy Gets Lost, and Then Things Get Worse, in GoDaddy's Super Bowl Ad Fun tweak of Budweiser

Budweiser melted hearts with its "Puppy Love" commercial on last year's Super Bowl, and is prepping a sequel, "Lost Dog," that's expected to break Wednesday online. But a day early,…

January 27, 2015, 11:26 AM EST

After Years Away, Gerry Graf Returns to the Heaven and Hell of Making a Super Bowl Ad Man behind the E*Trade monkey now tackles Go Daddy

Gerry Graf has made more than his share of Super Bowl commercials over the years while working at agencies like Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, BBDO and Saatchi & Saatchi. He's been…

January 22, 2015, 2:49 PM EST

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

Ad of the Day: Dead Mice Act Out Plays in the Strangest Pest-Control Spots Ever Barton F. Graf's darkly comic 'Dead Mouse Theatre'

You'll laugh! You'll cry! You may cringe a bit, too. Barton F. Graf 9000's first campaign for Tomcat mouse-killing bait takes an off-off-off-Broadway approach with the introduction of "Dead Mouse Theatre."…

October 7, 2014, 2:44 PM EDT

Here's Why Gerry Graf Is the Best Speaker During Advertising Week Once again, the industry's class clown injects levity into all the serious talk

Just when you thought Advertising Week could not get more full of itself, along comes Gerry Graf. Graf, the founder of Barton F. Graf 9000 and genuine smartass, today used the occasion…

October 1, 2014, 9:14 PM EDT

Yes, Barbarian Group Has a Waterless Hot Tub. But Look What Barton F. Graf Has Something better

These agency tours of The Barbarian Group are pretty impressive. But you know who's not that impressed? Fellow New York agency Barton F. Graf 9000. When Barbarian Group released its Vimeo…

September 29, 2014, 5:27 PM EDT

Watch GoDaddy's New Ads, and Tell Us What on Earth You Think You Just Saw Barton F. Graf goes full-on crazy

GoDaddy has tried various things to break out of its reputation for sleaze. First, it kept the attractive women but added some geeky guys. Then it had an attractive woman…

September 15, 2014, 2:48 PM EDT

Here Are the Two New Clash of Clans Ads, Which Will Get a Gazillion Views Barton F. Graf shows a softer side to the Wizard

There are fewer explosions and more dialogue in Barton F. Graf 9000's new ads for the Clash of Clans mobile game. In the process, we see a softer, less violent…

August 29, 2014, 1:19 PM EDT

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