Do What The Client Says. Or Else.

According to The Financial Times, a Y&R subsidiary in Zimbabwe has been assisting the re-election campaign of Robert Mugabe.
Below, an example ad courtesy of British political commentator Iain Dale.
Now that the light has been shined on this batch of cockroaches, WPP is divesting itself of the Y&R subsidiary.
I really like the “100%” callout at the top. What’s next? “Now–with extra thuggery!”



About Dan Goldgeier

Dan Goldgeier is a Seattle-based freelance copywriter with experience at advertising agencies across the U.S. He is a graduate of the Creative Circus ad school, and currently teaches at Seattle's School of Visual Concepts. Dan is also a columnist for and the author of View From The Cheap Seats and Killer Executions and Scrubbed Decks.