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How Summer's Eve Learned to Stop Insulting People and Love the Vagina

Summer's Eve has turned its penance from last year's horrible and much-hated douche-more-earn-more print ad into an actual semi-provocative new direction for the brand. Last year's ad couldn't have been…

July 18, 2011, 6:24 AM EDT

Pad Ad Takes the Bold Step of Showing Periods Are Actually Red

Behold, ladies, our monthly menstrual cycle really is a period. One tiny, tidy, perfectly round drop of blood in the middle of your ultrathin Always panty liner. Whew! That'll make…

July 7, 2011, 2:02 PM EDT

Menstrual Brand Squeezes 25 Pet Names for Vagina Into New Song

Who doesn't love a good song about vaginas? Created by ad agency St. Luke's for Mooncup (an insertable, reusable, silicon menstrual cup), this little ditty is intended to celebrate the…

June 22, 2011, 8:53 AM EDT

Get That Really, Really Younger Look With Baby's Face Lotion

College Humor has been knocking 'em out of the park lately (no, really), and its fake ad for Baby Face lotion is no exception, even if it is a bit…

June 6, 2011, 9:36 PM EDT

Mitchum's Strategy for Job Interviews Is the Pits

Mitchum has career advice for all you job-seeking funemployed. First: Don't go to an interview with rancid, sweaty underarms. Second: Making up skills you don't actually have, like fluency in…

May 27, 2011, 10:04 AM EDT

Brand-New Manly Man Freshens Up Old Spice Campaign

Isaiah Mustafa suddenly has some competition. Copyranter points us to this new Old Spice spot from Wieden + Kennedy, in which a brand-new super-suave, non-Mustafian spokesman treks through a jungle…

April 20, 2011, 10:32 AM EDT

Bikini Waxing and Other Fun Tear-Off Ad Fliers

Since I live right next to a major university and work at a lesser-but-growing university, I'm pretty much blind to tear-off advertising fliers. But I probably wouldn't be if people…

April 12, 2011, 11:50 AM EDT

Get your creative juices flowing with Kotex!

Warning: This post is about vaginas and periods. Behold the Kotex menstrual pad above, which I designed myself! Yes, U by Kotex is holding a period-based design contest called the…

April 6, 2011, 1:11 PM EDT

Behind the scenes of the latest Old Spice ad

Old Spice takes you behind the scenes of "Scent Vacation" (the ad with the mountain-goat harp) in this video, which features cameos by Wieden + Kennedy creatives Eric Kallman and…

March 2, 2011, 2:20 PM EST

Vagisil makes brides more happy, less itchy

Cold feet is the most common wedding-day affliction, but itchy vagina is the most annoying! Vagisil takes the prize for most cringeworthy TV commercial currently airing. ("Crisis averted! Until later…

February 24, 2011, 12:03 PM EST