Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-GSD&M Idea City rolls out a new spot for the BMW 5 series. link

-McDonald’s President/COO says the brand’s gay-themed campaign would never air in the U.S. because he’s a Christian. link

-HP partners with Yahoo for targeted ads. link

-Apple is the new hacker bulls-eye. link

-The New York Times threatens to sue over the use of a logo from a newspaper that’s been dead 40 years. link

-AOL officially unloads Bebo. link

-Minneapolis-based mono joined Crispin and Goodby as a big winner at the Kelly Awards. link

-Six dreadful ads aimed towards women. link

-Yves St. Laurent’s “Opium” ads smell cheesy. link

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