Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-One Show Interactive announced its third-quarter finalists. link

-Experts: Yes, a $3 million Super Bowl ad is worth it. link


-Lucky Branded Entertainment gives us our funny of the day (above). link

-The New York Times Company blames slow advertising recovery for its Q4 net income plunge. link

-Top 48 ads that would never be allowed today. link

-Draftfcb Toronto celebrates something called National Sweater Day with the launch of a Facebook app that’s part of a WWF campaign. link

-Is News Corp finally ready to dump MySpace? link

-Ad man offers some banner copywriting advice. link

-Social media-focused shop TBG Digital hired Chris Phenner and Michael Lee as VP’s of biz dev in the East Coast and Midwest, respectively.

-Tillamook will likely appeal to Packers fans come Sunday with its new site created by Hello Design. link