My bumper could sure use a massage, too


If a fugitive Bosnian Serb leader wanted for war crimes can elude arrest by turning himself into a bearded, pony-tailed practitioner of alternative medicine, then the world is certainly ready for less-drastic New Agey phenomena—like the sight of a car achieving “peace of drive” by relaxing with cucumber slices over its headlights. The same State Farm campaign (via BooneOakley of Charlotte, N.C.) included an installation of a full-sized car in an oversized bubble bath on a Hollywood sidewalk. And to think that insurance companies used to content themselves with handing out calendars.

—Posted by Mark Dolliver