Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-McCann U.K. brought back Aldi’s Kevin the Carrot character for its new holiday ad (video above).

-Droga5 launched a new spot for Christie’s auction house which “Captures the Power of a Leonardo Painting Without Even Showing It.”

-Heat launched a “Power of Words” spot for Words With Friends 2.

Texas Christian University professor and chair of strategic communication Jacqueline Lambiase, Ph.D. asks “Where is Advertising’s Comeuppance on Sexual Harassment?” 

-Baltimore-based agency Planit’s CEO Matt Doud was honored as a “Most Admired CEO in Maryland” by The Daily Record.

-Google expressed “strong support” for disclosure of U.S. political ads.