Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-This is what happens when a local car salesman makes a Pokémon Go-themed ad (video above).

Everybody hates targeting, especially Ad Contrarian

Are “dinosaurs” like Kevin Roberts really going extinct? Campaign has a think piece.

Wendy’s blamed the presidential election for its recent sales slump. Best client ever?

M&C Saatchi’s London digital and direct marketing agency agency LIDA appointed Tori Winn as executive creative director

-Adweek talks with “Robert Smigel on Bringing ‘Triumph the Insult Comic Dog’ to the RNC and DNC for Hulu.”

-Lucky Generals’ holding company, Lucky Enterprises invested in sports marketing agency Dark Horses.