Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Actor Max Greenfield of “New Girl” shows off his yuuuuuuge hands in this new Buick campaign by DigitasLBi.

-Why is Michael Phelps wearing Nike, not Under Armour, on the new Sports Illustrated cover?! No one knows!

-Some IRL Hispanics are not impressed by MillerCoors’ new Zumbida, “an alcoholic drink with a make-believe Mexican name.”


-CP+B, GS&P veteran Allison Kent-Smith argues that agencies need to take stock of their ongoing talent crisis in a Digiday op-ed.

-Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure should probably stay off Twitter.

-360i won traditional and digital media duties for retailer DSW.

-Ad Contrarian hopes the “P&G abandons precision targeting” story will destroy ad tech as we know it. Not gonna happen.

Claire Beale of Campaign thinks a PBR or payment-by-results agency contract is “risky but worthwhile.” Of course you agree…

-What is Univision going to do with all those writers?