Wednesday Morning Stir

By Patrick Coffee 

-adam&eveDDB’s first work for encourages you to “Live Curious.” Also, goats in a tree.

-Nike’s Phil Knight told Fast Company that LeBron James helped convince him to approve the W+K Colin Kaepernick ad.

-ICYMI, 72andSunny L.A.’s statement on sitting out the Coors Light review is something else.


-Also, 72andSunny Amsterdam made a bunch of new creative hires.

-AdAge explores Joseph Pedott, the man behind the Chia Pet and the Clapper.

-Whoops: that downbeat electronica you listen to while you work might make you less creative.

-New York-based creative studio LVLY hired editor Joe Siegel, formerly with Crew Cuts and DC Comics.

-What is it with the U.K. and ad regulations? One Special K spot was banned for exaggerating its health claims regarding pregnant women, while a “junk food ban” rejected a transit ad containing images of fresh produce.

-It’s not quite emotional support chicken, but Popeyes added the delicious bird to Mardi Gras beads in New Orleans.

-Wednesday Wisdom: “Advertising is totally unnecessary. Unless you hope to make money.” – Jef I. Richards