Topic: Mandela

This Agency Ran a Print Ad About How Angry It Was That No One Ran Its Print Ad

Spec strong-arming from South Africa

Here's the moment when spec advertising finally digests its own tail. The Open Collaboration (aka, OpenCo), a South African agency majority owned by TBWA, whipped up what it apparently considers a…

LiveLens Launches Maligned Ad Featuring Mandela Interpreter

Incensed deaf community speaking out with #FakeInterpreter on Twitter

A new, poor taste LiveLens ad featuring Thamsanqua Jantjie, the sign language interpreter who rose to infamy when he faked his way through Nelsen Mandela’s funeral, has outraged online viewers.  Angered individuals felt…