Friday, December 28, 2012

top 5 BuzzFeed posts of the week.

• 10 sleaziest ads of 2012.
• 12 best of the worst stock photos of 2012.
• When you pick the wrong font...
• The best marketing stunt of 2012.
• Merry Christmas, from your lawyer...

Thursday, December 20, 2012

top 5 BuzzFeed posts of the week.

• The 7 absolute worst ads of 2012.
• Six commercials that really pissed people off this year.
• The 8 most insane ads of 2012.
• 14 pathetically bad corporate Facebook updates (above is one).
• End of the world sex ads via Durex.

Sunday, December 09, 2012

top 5 BuzzFeed posts of the week.

• The 12 best print ads of 2012.
• Finally, Date Rape ads put the onus on the rapist.
• This may be the best Tech ad of the year.
• The raunchiest...toothpaste commercial ever.
• 8 controversial...cookie ads.

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Did a German ad agency steal an idea to make these charming Lego ads?

(click, via)
Hamburg's Jung von Matt last week flooded the Internet with this admittedly very appealing campaign for Lego. But, was the idea was ripped right from a Google Image search?
Who cares, right? That's what we do: appropriate, and call it our own.
We'll see what the Gods of Cannes say.
Anyway, how many of these Lego cartoon characters can you I.D.?
See comments for answers.
And click here to see three previous Cannes Lion-winning Lego campaign.

Sunday, December 02, 2012

top 5 BuzzFeed posts of the week

• 10 vintage phallic ads.
• Best mayoral slogan ever.
• The world's worst World AIDS Day ads (NSFW).
• Men's magazine's "demeaning" facebook image banned.
• "Sneezing Sucks"—award-winning print ads for allergy relief medicine.