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Australia’s ‘Stoner Sloth’ Anti-Marijuana Campaign Is an Instant and Classic Fail

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There's a long and not-very-proud tradition of anti-drug advertising that gets ridiculed for missing the mark with young audiences. Australia's New South Wales government just added a classic new entry [...]

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Pace Salsa Twitter Debacle Was a Prank By Comedians on a Comedian

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UPDATE 2: The truth (or as close as the Internet gets to the truth) is finally revealed. This whole fracas was a prank by comedian Randy Liedtke and (we're guessing) podcasting [...]

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Kellogg’s Apologizes for Promising to Feed Hungry Kids Only If You Retweet

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The uneasy relationship between corporate good deeds and the positive PR that naturally comes from them is highlighted again this week, as Kellogg's U.K. deleted a tweet and then apologized [...]

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Bakers Burn Their Brand to a Crisp in Epic Facebook Meltdown

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UPDATE: The bakery is now claiming its social-media accounts were hacked, and that it did not post the incendiary messages. This claim is not being wholeheartedly accepted by commenters on [...]

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Idiotic Billboard Celebrating Women Shows Three Grinning Dudes in Suits

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Your billboard fail of the day comes from Halifax, Nova Scotia, where Mount Saint Vincent University put up an ad encouraging people to honor the "remarkable women" in their lives [...]

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16 Humiliating Twitter Brand Fails in One Painfully Hilarious Chart

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Twitter is a brilliant place for brands to connect with consumers. It's also a brilliant place—unparalleled, perhaps—for brands to absolutely humiliate themselves with idiotic posts. The infographic below collects 16 [...]