Topic: Print

Ad creatives whip up '08 campaign posters

Adweek asked a bunch of big-name creatives to come up with mock ads for the presidential candidates. Deutsch's take on Obama as chick-magnet party-guy (in the ad above, whipped up…

August 25, 2008, 8:03 AM EDT

David Barton Gym wants everyone naked

David Barton Gym is back with more advertising encouraging rampant nakedness. Its new campaign uses the tagline, "I'd pay to see you sweat," superimposed on images like this one, showing…

August 22, 2008, 12:48 PM EDT

Jessica Simpson prefers an intelligent beer

Jessica Simpson is known for a quite a few things: her looks, her singing career (such as it is), her acting career (ditto), and her disastrous effect on Dallas Cowboys…

August 22, 2008, 7:58 AM EDT

Read a book, or risk a nasty shrunken head

This "Read more" ad from Young & Rubicam for Israeli bookstore Steimatzky (see a larger image here) may appear to champion literacy. But the image, which could have been pulled…

August 18, 2008, 7:59 AM EDT

Every Zippo tells a (potentially true) story

Who says smoking is bad for your health? Let’s see, there’s the Surgeon General, the American Legacy Foundation and cigarette companies themselves, in those warnings on the sides of packs.…

June 29, 2007, 9:24 AM EDT