Topic: Griner

Seattle's Best Coffee really goes down easy

What is it about Seattle's Best Coffee showing up in strange, frequently awkward situations? First, it turned baristas into stalkers in that cross-promotion with Burger King. Now, in new spots…

January 11, 2011, 9:00 AM EST

Luvs spot features toddler crapping contest

Welcome to the near future of reality TV: a competitive crapping contest for babies. This bizarre "Poop, There It Is" Luvs spot, while slightly less artful than yesterday's Huggies ad,…

January 7, 2011, 9:45 AM EST

Ad for skateboarding parts gets bloody gory

Here's a pretty fantastic visual created to promote Blood Orange Bushings, a small skateboard component being manufactured by Caliber Truck Co. (Bushings are what allow skateboards to bend from side…

January 6, 2011, 1:02 PM EST

Q&A: shopaholic gives up shopping for year

"Spend less money" is probably a close second to "Lose weight" on the list of most-common New Year's resolutions. But when California blogger Elizabeth Jayne Liu says she's giving up…

January 5, 2011, 10:58 AM EST

Dwyane Wade misunderstood with T-Mobile

T-Mobile features some cautionary tales for basketball celebs in its new spots, created by Publicis Seattle, directed by Spike Lee and featuring a Nike-esque cavalcade of cameos. In one of…

December 29, 2010, 8:52 AM EST

State Farm ad: racist, or just run of the mill?

The latest ad in State Farm's "Magic Jingle" campaign (via ad agency Translation) is generating some debate over its portrayal of a black couple‚ÄĒspecifically, the nagging, obnoxious girlfriend. While few…

December 21, 2010, 10:13 AM EST

Not even epic annihilation can stop Chrome

To illustrate its new Chrome operating system, Google created the gleefully destructive yet informative video below. Chrome staffer Glen Murphy walks you through the features of the Chrome notebook, the…

December 10, 2010, 9:09 AM EST

Bradley Cooper hyping cure-all wonder drug

Ever wonder how Bradley Cooper pulled his career out of a post-Alias death spiral and became a Hollywood star seemingly overnight? Maybe he discovered NZT, the magic drug that makes…

December 9, 2010, 9:04 AM EST

Atheist ads liken Allah and Jesus to Bigfoot

With pro-atheism ads rolling around on buses worldwide for the past two years, how could the nonbelievers still get a rise out of the righteous? Comparing Jesus and Allah to…

December 2, 2010, 9:00 AM EST

Video-game sequel brings epic old ad to life

It's rare that a video-game ad actually shows any footage from the game itself, but Nintendo's epic 2001 commercial for Golden Sun (shown below) really took liberties in creating a…

November 29, 2010, 9:00 AM EST