Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Saatchi & Saatchi New York recently launched this “Aim” spot as part of its “You Either Love Them or You’re Wrong” campaign for Reese’s Puffs (video above).

Marriott Rewards sponsored one guy’s quest to become the first to catch every pokémon in Pokémon Go. 

-Coca-Cola apologized for its sexist “#BrutallyRefreshing” Sprite campaign in Ireland.


Nike is, like, so over golf.

Walmart and Jet will probably join forces to make more shitty ads together.

-The Drum asks, “What is the value of the Olympics brand now that relaxed marketing rules make it easier for non-sponsors?

-Advertising Week looks back at Olympic mascots from the 2000s and 2010s, including whatever the hell the 2012 Summer Olympics mascots were supposed to be.

-Production company Scatterlight Studios partnered with The Players’ Tribune on a new digital series called “Scouting Myself.”