Wednesday Morning Stir

By Doug Zanger 

-Another winter warmer wrapped in a New York Lottery ad. McCann New York’s newest stars a gaggle of woodland creatures returning a scratch-it to a park ranger.

-There’s another Spiegel on the loose: Evan’s sister, Caroline Spiegel. And she’s created a new audio erotica website.


-Ever-so-quietly, Citi has been building its own in-house agency.

-Well-liked and respected creative leader Bert Hagendoorn explains why the Dutch mentality behind digital design is so successful.

Taco Bell holiday swag, anyone?

-If you can’t beat ‘em, then start your own thing. A 31-year-old man named Aaron Smith has started a dating app, and the only man allowed on it … is Smith himself.

Butterball’s Turkey Hotline is ready for a spirited season.

-How classic fonts retain their value in a sea of sameness and in the face of plenty of clones.

We’re going to take a breather until Monday. We wish all of you a happy and safe Thanksgiving. #GoDucks