A Good Excuse To Listen To War

In this remake of Pepsi’s classic 1995 commercial, the Pepsi Max truck driver shows us what can happen when one overshares personal “data” on a social network.

Caixa Catalunya’s Rates Are Fixed, But They Move

TBWA Barcelona found an interesting use for the following optical trickery. The ad is for a fixed rate financial product. [via Ads of the World]

Drinking With Dita

Pin-up star and burlesque performer, Dita Von Tesse, is starring in a new ad for Perrier. Hmmm…that seems like a good use of sparkling water to me. Von Tesse also stars in this spot for Cointreau, which, as an ad, I vastly prefer.

You Can Punish Your DieHard Battery, It Won’t Mind

Y&R Chicago continues to update the classic DieHard Battery campaign. YouTube user, Turbo617, rips this new spot starring English musician Gary Numan to little bits. Another totally pathetic demonstration from DieHard. Lets debunk this one too, shall we? Car horn- 5 amps Headlights, high beams- 30 amps 12 florescent lamps- 45amps Keyboard- 5 amps 1 […]

Tillamook Encourages Fans/Customers To Talk About Ice Cream

Steve Strauss, writing in American Express’ OPEN Forum, notes that Tillamook Ice Cream leveraged Facebook to create the brand’s new TV advertising. The Oregon dairy asked their Facebook fans what they thought of when they took their first bite of Tillamook Ice Cream. People posted some great stories, so much so that the dairy decided […]

Run A Small Business? A Great Big One Wants To Cheer You On And Lend You Money

You don’t have to be Ronald Reagan to say It’s Morning Again in America.” You just need a horn player and Crispin Porter & Bogusky on your side. “While there are certainly people who continue to find the current economy challenging, there are entrepreneurs who are not only thriving but also building a road map […]

I Blog For Bikes

People for Bikes wants to let policy makers, the media and the public know that bicycling is important and should be promoted. Here’s their print campaign in support of Bike To Work Week. Colle + McVoy teamed up with the national coalition Bikes Belong to create People for Bikes, an entirely new brand and movement […]

Absolut v. Stoli, Fantasy v. Reality & Content v. Advertising

[via Adfreak and Adfreak again]