Topic: Nudd

DC Lottery spot practically rolls in dog poop

This week's award for most gratuitous use of animal feces in a TV spot goes to the DC Lottery. Gird yourself for the ad below, airing in heavy rotation during…

March 23, 2011, 11:26 AM EDT

This ad will leave you wretchedly depressed

We haven't seen a truly appalling road-safety PSA in a while. Oh wait, here's one now from those reliable shockvertisers at the Transport Accident Commission in Victoria, Australia. It may…

March 22, 2011, 3:23 PM EDT

JWT is now in the goat-babysitting business

Yesterday, we tweeted about a minor goat infestation at JWT New York—a pair of goats were seen being oohed and aahed over in a special padded room (as seen in…

March 22, 2011, 12:18 PM EDT

Swedish retailer drawing penises on its ads

When putting up outdoor ads, it's customary to install clean versions— and cede to the masses the furtive enjoyment of doodling penises all over them. DDB Stockholm alters the process…

March 22, 2011, 10:58 AM EDT

Probably the Best Ad Ever for a Used Wetsuit Dan Morgan jumps right in

A used wetsuit doesn't sound like a great thing to buy. But Dan Morgan does his best to flog his pre-owned Xcel suit in this hilarious eBay listing from the…

March 21, 2011, 2:36 PM EDT

Terminix joins fight against enormous pests

Pest-control advertising sure is getting larger than life. A few weeks back, we saw the latest grossly great installment of Orkin's big-bugs campaign (now with guitar-playing rats!). Not to be…

March 21, 2011, 12:21 PM EDT

Charlie Sheen's girlfriend does condom PSA

Charlie Sheen isn't the only one benefiting, marketing wise, from his searing glimpse into the smoldering core of truth. One of his live-in girlfriends (aka goddesses), Bree Olson—porn actress and…

March 14, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT

This week's 5 most-read stories on AdFreak

    1. Chrysler throws down an F-bomb on…

March 11, 2011, 3:06 PM EST

Logitech, now with even more Kevin Bacon

Logitech's Kevin Bacon commercial, in which the actor plays a Kevin Bacon fanatic called Ivan Cobenk, was one of the great ads of last year. Now, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners…

March 10, 2011, 4:01 PM EST

MIT Media Lab logo is actually 40,000 logos

This is pretty wonderful. In creating its own new identity, the MIT Media Lab developed an algorithm that produces a unique logo for every teacher, staff member and student at…

March 10, 2011, 12:44 PM EST