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JFK Library Relives the Cuban Missile Crisis, and Asks: 'What If?' Harrowingly impressive interactive experience

While suitably impressive as a whole, the most stirring element of the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum's immensely detailed and immersive "Clouds Over Cuba" interactive presentation is the…

October 17, 2012, 9:43 AM EDT

Here's the Only Part of the Debate Obama Won Across the University of Denver campus, volunteers help president win the on-site branding war

On the University of Denver's main quad, amid a sea of food trucks, fleets of motorcycle cops, and indie concert acts, it looked more like a music festival than the…

October 4, 2012, 2:42 PM EDT

WWII Propaganda Posters Reimagined as Modern Protest Ads Jeff Gates appeals for end to partisanship

The Chamomile Tea Party, an organization created by graphic designer Jeff Gates and dedicated to easing the gridlock of partisan politics, has ponied up cash to buy billboard space on…

September 10, 2012, 3:37 PM EDT

Vote for Romney or Suffer 'a Thousand Years of Darkness,' Says Chuck Norris Actor and his wife battle evil in election ad

Man, I hope this Chuck Norris ad puts a stop to all those Republican jokes about Obama's teleprompter, because ads like this are what happens when you don't use one.…

September 5, 2012, 8:48 AM EDT

Election-Themed Tostitos Ad Greeted With Bipartisan Ridicule Season's dumbest spot?

Here's the frontrunner for 2012's most inane election-themed ad brought to you by a brand that has nothing to do with politics. If Democrats and Republicans would just share a…

August 27, 2012, 7:56 AM EDT

Beef Jerky Brand Makes Meat-Mosaic Portraits of Obama and Romney Just a couple of meatheads

If you're at all like me, you've probably wondered what Barack Obama and Mitt Romney would look like in meat-sculpture form. Well, now we know. Jack Link's and ad agency…

August 23, 2012, 9:22 AM EDT

James Carville and Mary Matalin Continue Their Branded Bickering Political pair fight over thermostat for Mitsubishi

Democratic consultant James Carville and Republican consultant Mary Matalin are on the road to becoming advertising's "it" couple—that is, when brands want a commercial that weds their product to marital…

August 23, 2012, 8:50 AM EDT

AMC Continues Zombie Attack on Dish With Undead Presidential Candidate A. Zombie heads out on tour

Depending on your ideological leanings, a viable third-party presidential candidate may sound like a good thing right about now. Even if he's undead. A pasty-faced decaying dude named A. Zombie,…

August 22, 2012, 3:34 PM EDT

Todd Akin Asks for Forgiveness in New Campaign Ad Senate candidate addresses rape remarks

Todd Akin, the Republican Senatorial candidate in Missouri who's under fire for claiming a woman's body can fend off pregnancy after a "legitimate rape," released this TV spot on Tuesday…

August 21, 2012, 11:19 AM EDT

AshleyMadison's Dumbest Ad Yet Stars Kim Jong Un Billboard goes up in L.A.

Not content with ruining marriages on the East Coast, adultery website AshleyMadison.com is expanding into Los Angeles with a billboard near the airport that features a picture of North Korean…

July 26, 2012, 2:34 PM EDT