Monday Morning Stir

By Patrick Coffee 

-JWT London took on the mannequin challenge, which is kind of like the ice bucket challenge but even more pointless.

-All agencies agree: assigned seating is soooooo 2015.

Sir Martin Sorrell on Trump: “He may turn out to be the greatest thing since sliced bread; we don’t know.” Dude really likes Ivanka, though.


-Facebook has banned Twitter from advertising on its platform.

-The ultimate innovation from Domino’s Pizza Japan: delivery via reindeer.

-CNN has acquired YouTube star Casey Neistat in yet another bid to win young viewers.

-Mother New York’s latest side project is Snapbac, a brand of athletic wear for extreme hobbyists. (You know, Tough Mudder.)

-Campaign asks the big question: will artificial intelligence render you redundant? Quite possibly.

-McCann London and Doctors of the World remind us that Christmas won’t be so merry in much of the Middle East.