NYT‘s Sixth Borough Story Sparks Imagined ‘Move To Philly’ Ads

Remember last August, when the New York Times annointed Philadelphia New York’s “sixth borough”? Inspired, students at New York’s AdHouse Advertising School created faux advertising campaigns to lure New Yorkers — particularly starving artists — to relocate to Philly. The students recently presented some of the mock ads to a Philadelphia ad agency. And while the agency doesn’t plan on using them, some Philadelphians think the city should.

Edgy Ads That Could Lure New Yorkers [Philadelphia Daily News]

A couple of our favorites: