Topic: Kiefaber

Spoof Trailer Recasts Super Mario as Drugged-Out Loser Video game icon gets the indie film treatment

Is there anything obsessive fans can't throw unwholesome amounts of dedication into? The spoof trailer below, which re-imagines Super Mario Bros. as a brooding independent film about drug abuse, seems…

August 26, 2011, 5:21 PM EDT

Belgrade Is Pro-Butts, Anti-Poop Dog owners urged to bend over 'for beautiful city'

Serbia's capital may have an abundance of dog poop, but this cheeky series of ads from McCann Erickson Belgrade proves that the town doesn't have a shortage of nice butts.…

August 24, 2011, 8:10 AM EDT

Anti-ad initiative ambushes Madrid shelters

Some rogues in Madrid recently ambushed the bus stops and other public ad spaces with statements protesting advertising saturation. This is apparently an ongoing initiative called PublicAdCampaign. The contributors, who…

April 11, 2011, 11:27 AM EDT

David Beckham flaunts fake skills for Pepsi

This Pepsi video of David Beckham performing unlikely soccer tricks on the beach is very 2005 (see Ronaldinho's crossbar spot for Nike), but it's still more entertaining than the Diet…

April 8, 2011, 9:48 AM EDT

Be extra manly with bacon-scented cologne

Are you American? Are you a white male between 18 and 30 who loves taking jokes way past the point where they're funny or interesting? Do you want to smell…

April 7, 2011, 11:52 AM EDT

Retailer buys ad space in crossword puzzle

How do you reach senior citizens to tell them about your department store's sweet retiree benefits? Take out ads inside crossword puzzles, which they play endlessly—at least in Brazil. In…

April 5, 2011, 10:14 AM EDT

Get your fingers in better shape for Chrome

Are your hands too fat to keep up with Google Chrome? Don't order a typing wand. Get on a Chromercise fitness program, and whip your flabby fingers back into shape.…

April 4, 2011, 10:10 AM EDT

Dipping Quiznos sandwiches isn't this hard

Quiznos keeps putting out weird ads that make its food look unappealing with a delightful series for the Chicken Bacon Dipper, which comes with cheese sauce for dipping. In this…

April 1, 2011, 1:26 PM EDT

Karl Lagerfeld designs bottles for Diet Coke

German fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, who famously lost 90 pounds in 2001 on a regimen of Diet Coke and steamed vegetables, lent his silhouette to limited-edition, collectable bottles of Diet…

March 31, 2011, 9:02 AM EDT

'Dumb whore' song not great for clothing ad

This spot by Publicis Mojo for New Zealand clothing retailer Hallensteins pretty much fails on all fronts. Chiefly, it incurred the wrath of the country's ad watchdog because it uses…

March 30, 2011, 10:18 AM EDT