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General Mills Gleefully Mocks Study on Cereals Being Marketed to Children Mascots drawn to look down at kids? 'Absurd,' VP says

Are cereal mascots really drawn looking down, in a subtle attempt at appealing to children through eye contact? Cornell researchers say yes, which General Mills says is "absurd." In an entertainingly…

April 5, 2014, 5:25 PM EDT

Duck Commits Gingerbread Wedding Massacre for Oatmeal Crisp Run, run! Fast as you can!

Not since Kill Bill has there been a wedding this disastrous and darkly mesmerizing. As some adorable gingerbread people prepare to wed, a duck descends on the scene in savage…

November 21, 2013, 10:11 AM EST

Lucky Charms Does Giant Bong Hit, Unleashes Auto-Tune Leprechaun TV spot inspired by viral video

What could be better than an Auto-Tune leprechaun singing about his magically delicious cereal? Nothing! This 15-second Lucky Charms ad, which mixes current commercial footage, vintage images and goofy-great vocal…

May 15, 2013, 11:37 AM EDT

Breakfast-Cereal Mascots as You Never Wanted to See Them Before Guillermo Fajardo's creepy 'dramatic creatures'

If you've ever wondered what your favorite breakfast-cereal mascots would look like as real people, I've got good news and bad news: Someone's brought them to life, and the results…

October 22, 2012, 9:21 PM EDT

Villains Step Up in Kellogg's Crunchy Nut's Superhero Campaign Meet the Boring Breakfast Brotherhood

You've already seen Kellogg's Crunchy Nut cereal personified as a '60s-style, yellow-spandex-clad superhero fighting to restore flavor to breakfast. Now, in a new video created in collaboration with Funny or…

October 22, 2012, 2:50 PM EDT

Kellogg Creates Totes Amazeballs Cereal in Response to Single Tweet Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess gets his wish

Totes Amazeballs might seem like an un-Kellogg-like name for a breakfast cereal. But the company has created it anyway over in the U.K., following a Twitter request from Charlatans frontman…

February 22, 2012, 10:53 AM EST

Hulk Hogan sues Cocoa Pebbles over TV ad

Terry "Hulk Hogan" Bollea's pending lawsuit against Cocoa Pebbles over its "Cocoa Smashdown" commercial (below) is interesting, because the Hulkster was billed at one time as "The Incredible" Hulk…

May 27, 2010, 11:04 AM EDT

Golden Grahams are next best thing to a job

Marketers naturally want to show empathy to consumers who are going through a rough patch with the prolonged economic downturn. Golden Grahams is going a step further by…

February 4, 2010, 9:27 AM EST

Raisin Bran Crunch turns alien's life around

A chatty British alien explains how his life is so much better now that he's eating right—more Raisin Bran Crunch, less human meat and cerebral fluid—in this amusing three-minute video…

December 11, 2009, 9:11 AM EST

Simian shoppers love Banana Nut Cheerios

Supermarket + guy in a gorilla suit + Banana Nut Cheerios = blah. This Publicis Modem spot aims to be goofy and outrageous, but it's mostly just dull. The background…

November 9, 2009, 9:38 AM EST

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