Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Somebody created a prank campaign for Frosted Flakes featuring Tony the Tiger helping out a prostitute (video above).

-Adweek explains “Why New York Comic Con Has Become a Must-Attend Event for Brands.”

Paul Burke examines “The lost art of copywriting.”


-FIFA’s ethics committee suspended president Sepp Blatter, former vice president Chung Mong-joon and European soccer chief Michel Platini for 90 days.

-Facebook unveiled its new “Reactions” buttons.

-The Wall Street Journal explains “How Ads Will Work in Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages.”

Gillette has started promoting negative tweets about Dollar Shave Club.

-BrandRepublic examines “Charlie Rudd’s rescue mission at O&M.”