Nothing weird here by Graham
July 29, 2009, 12:15 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff

The apex of mediocrity by Graham
July 27, 2009, 10:29 am
Filed under: Ad Stuff

On one hand, I’m horrified by how seriously this guy seems to take his feculent atrocity of an ad.  On the other, I’m kind of in awe of his refusal to phone it in. It may be one of the least inspiring ads you’ll ever see, but it certainly wasn’t for lack of passion.

Make sure you listen to the creative’s direction to the music house before you watch the ad. It transforms the experience completely.

7 Insane Ads That Have No Clue What They’re Selling by Graham
July 24, 2009, 12:01 pm
Filed under: Misc crap

It took them a year and a half, but the writers at finally stumbled across the orgy of Dr. Moreau.

I must respectfully disagree with them on the Mac’s WTF campaign, but I can’t really deny the others are pretty fucked up. Especially Eagle Man.

See the whole list at Cracked.

The stories behind 7 famous beer logos by Graham
July 24, 2009, 11:51 am
Filed under: Misc crap


“Ever wonder who St. Pauli Girl actually is? Or why there’s the mysterious number ’33’ on Rolling Rock beer bottles? Neatorama takes a look at the Stories Behind 7 Famous Beer Logos.”

The PEN Story by Jamie
July 22, 2009, 2:18 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff | Tags: ,

This makes me sad.

P.S. Does it make it OK to rip off someone elses work if you tell people you ripped it off? (Taijin Takeuchi)

Put the needle on the record by Jamie
July 21, 2009, 3:05 pm
Filed under: Ad Stuff, Wish I'd done it | Tags: ,


Cool DM by Grey Vancouver for GGRP .

It’s a portable record player made out of cardboard that folds into an envelope. Stick a pencil in the record, spin it, and listen to a recording of a children’s story called “A town that found its sound.” Way cooler than a sound chip.

Via Marketingmag