Topic: Serve Marketing

Don't Co-Sleep With Your Baby, Particularly If He Has a Knife Milwaukee ads cause a stir

Look, a baby sleeping with a butcher knife. Awww, how cute! Milwaukee's public-health unit and local agency Serve Marketing produced these controversial ads to warn parents about the dangers of…

November 18, 2011, 8:18 AM EST

Foster-Care Billboards See Lives Turned Upside Down

Drivers in Wisconsin might wonder about the sobriety of the local billboard workers this month, as four dozen outdoor ads across the state now show an upside-down image of an…

April 26, 2011, 9:41 AM EDT

'2028' movie is actually teen-pregnancy PSA

Teens in Milwaukee were recently bombarded by trailers, bus shelters, billboards, radio ads and Facebook and Wikipedia pages for a horror film called 2028. Or what they thought…

January 26, 2010, 9:27 AM EST

For safe text, wrap your phone in a condom

This phone is wearing a condom to encourage teens to practice "safe text," which involves resisting the urge to send nude cell-phone pics of oneself all over creation. The…

September 28, 2009, 8:58 AM EDT

Teens encouraged not to have stinky babies

The back-to-school season brings a unique teen-pregnancy message to the young people of Milwaukee, where bus shelters have been outfitted with scratch-and-sniff diapers, beckoning passersby to have a whiff.…

September 9, 2009, 3:09 PM EDT