Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-The New York City Commission on Human Rights launched a campaign for transgender bathroom rights, marking the first time a U.S. governmental body has used public money to support the issue (video above). 

-Copyranter Mark Duffy thinks Calvin Klein’s advertising in 2016 “Smells like teen desperation.” Here we are now, Calvin, you’re not entertaining us.

-mcgarrybowen CCO Ned Crowley is debuting his film, “The Middle Man,” at the Seattle Film Festival.

-Zambezi executive creative director Josh DiMarcantonio shares his “Top Tips for Cannes.”

-Digiday explains “How not to mess up your next ad agency interview.” Don’t mention you’re just looking for a better commute, for starters.

-Trinity Mirror group marketing director Zoe Harris thinks “Harvey Nichols’ Obama campaign says a lot about the ad industry – and it’s not good.”

-Heineken signed a deal with Formula One to become the F1 Event Title Partner of three Formula 1 Grands Prix