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Topic: PSAs

A Father Gets to Say the Goodbye He Couldn't in This Chilling Campaign About Heart Disease

Also includes a jarring 'Heart Attack Simulator'

This quietly terrifying multi-channel campaign from the British Heart Foundation strives to keep its audience off balance in more ways than one. Surprise is the key theme of the campaign, breaking…

Ad of the Day: Why This Woman Faced Her Fears and Bravely Undressed in a Busy Square

Experiment in self-acceptance

Stunts designed to impart a message about body image have been so commonplace that many of them fade into the background. But this one, from a group called the The…

Kyle Chandler Is Back as Coach Taylor in This Great PSA, but Is Anyone Listening?

A very important message

Kyle Chandler's got one more inspirational speech in him, and we'd all better listen up. The Austin-based actor reprises his best role—as Coach Taylor from Friday Night Lights—in this great spot…

Adweek's Watch Awards Winners: the Year's Best in Online Video, From the Hilarious to the Heartfelt

Top talent, production and programming

The winners of Adweek's second annual Watch Awards, honoring the best in online video, were culled from hundreds of entries. Filmmakers, actors, activists and comedians are creating a universe of…

Actor Enacts a Whale Killing, With Himself as the Whale, in Shocking PSA

Sea Shepherd's 'Ultimate Death Scene'

The killing of majestic animals is big news this week. And now, the marine conservation group Sea Shepherd has unveiled a brutal PSA protesting the slaughter of whales by demonstrating…

Harrowing Ad About Kids in War Puts a Girl at the Center of a First-Person Shooter

War Child reminds you it isn't a game

Anyone who's ever played a war-themed video game like Call of Duty has effectively imagined what it might be like to be a soldier. But it's far less common for…

Congrats, Omaha, You Now Have the Country's Most Disgusting Billboards

STD warnings look like infected flesh

A graphic sexual health campaign aims to combat rising STD rates in Omaha, Neb., by grossing out young people with giant flesh-and-pus letters that deliver off-putting puns. Billboards and bus posters…

AT&T's Latest 'It Can Wait' Ad Shows a Brutal Crash in Reverse, but There's No Going Back

Message evolves beyond texting, includes VR

AT&T's "It Can Wait" texting-and-driving campaign from BBDO New York has included many notable executions, including the painful Werner Herzog documentary from 2013. And the latest spot is no exception,…

These Emoji Flashcards From Domino's Will Teach You How to Talk to Your Kids

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These days, if you can't understand emojis, life is not worth living. But there is hope, thanks to an "Emoji Literacy" campaign from Domino's and Crispin Porter + Bogusky. As you…

Nick Offerman Shows Off His Pizza Farm in Hilarious Ad for Healthy School Lunches

Taquitos and fish sticks straight off the vine

It's easy to give kids healthy, farm-fresh snacks like pizza, taquitos and fish sticks. Just grab them straight from the vine at Nick Offerman's pizza farm. The actor gives you a…

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