Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Leo Burnett Toronto launched a “We All Play For Canada” Olympic campaign for Canadian Tire, including a spot featuring Wayne Gretzky, the Wayne Gretzky of hockey (video above).

Andrew Panay spills the beans on Microsoft agency BLK-Ops.

-Adweek lists “5 Ads You Don’t Want to Miss During Super Bowl LII.”

-Millions of Twitter followers vanished in recent days amidst inquiries into fake followers.

-Dallas-based Medieval Times is replacing its kings with queens as part of a new plot. But are there any women knights? #feminism

-Facebook is banning ads for cryptocurrencies.

-The Drum takes a look at why some brands are sitting out Super Bowl LII.