-Translation launched a campaign for Value City entitled “Made to Mix,” featuring choreography by Mandy Moore (video above).
-The Atlantic tells us the Pepsi ad was “a total success” because it pleased everyone by satisfying no one.
–Stephen Colbert found one reason to praise the ad.
-The Huffington Post points out some other “shockingly tone-deaf” ads, while Jezebel reminds readers that advertising that co-opts counterculture is nothing new.
-AdAge asks, “After the Rise of ‘Femvertising,’ Is ‘Oldvertising’ the Next Big Thing?” If it is, can we please think of a better name for it?
-U.K.’s Big Lottery Fund is looking for an agency to promote how money from The National Lottery is used to promote good causes.