American Apparel Ad Banned For Showing Underage-Looking Model In A Thong

I dunno, I think the ad campaign featuring exposed asshole was worse, but that’s just me.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 18, 2015 - 5:35 pm

Dulcolax Laxative Ad Welcomes You To Poop Prison

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Oh, how much fun it would be to work on the creative for a laxative brand’s ad campaign! And fun was clearly…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 25, 2014 - 2:30 pm

The All-Time Greatest Super Bowl Commercials

The pork shoulder is simmering away in the slow cooker, beer is chilling in fridge, and we’re mere hours away from seeing the Seattle Seahawks take on the Denver Broncos…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 2, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Is Scarlett Johansson’s SodaStream Ad Really Too Hot For The Super Bowl?

No, actually. Well, not in the “sexy” sense of the word hot. But Fox isn’t willing to take any heat for running an ad during the Super Bowl that takes…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 28, 2014 - 11:30 am

Beastie Boys & GoldieBlox Go To Battle Over “Girls” [UPDATED]

Last week, we showed you this new advertisement from the girls toy company GoldieBlox, spoofing the Beastie Boys’ song “Girls.” Well, the company’s use of the song has sparked a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 25, 2013 - 10:20 am

Something’s Fishy About This Sushi Restaurant Ad

This ad campaign for a sushi restaurant in Yekaterinburg, Russia, is meant to make you want to eat vagina fish. The tagline translates to, “First class FISH, not some vulgar…

Ami Angelowicz | August 29, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Behold: Scientific Sex Facts You Actually Care About

These creative advertisements are for a new exhibition at the Vancouver Science World Museum, “The Science Of Sexuality.” The “Now You Know” campaign puts a positive spin on science and…

Ami Angelowicz | August 12, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Well, That’s One Way To Sell Hand Sanitizer

You don’t know where that hand you’re about to shake (or masturbate with) has been. It’s safe to assume that you are six degrees of separation from a vibrator at…

Ami Angelowicz | January 7, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Weight Watchers Tries To Sell To Women With The Most Naggy Wife Ever

Meet Megan and Matt. They’re the stars of the newest Weight Watchers commercial featuring Jennifer Hudson. And they are a terrible couple. Megan plays the role of the nagging wife…

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Natalie Portman’s Dior Mascara Ad Banned In The UK

I’m pretty much apathetic in the face of Photoshop. It’s an annoying (and undeniably rampant) practice for sure, but at this point I’m just like, “duh, nobody looks like that.”

Rachel Krause | October 23, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Watch Lana Del Rey Take On David Lynch In This TV Ad For H&M

There was a moment there when I thought Lana Del Rey would be but a blip on our collective cultural radar given that, um, everyone kind of seemed to hate…

Rachel Krause | September 20, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Watch: Chanel Goes Dada With A New Teaser For Rouge Allure Lipstick

In the vast, ever-evolving cosmos of luxury makeup, Chanel unfailingly offers some of the very best — and they come with gorgeous artsy videos, to boot. The brand has been…

Rachel Krause | August 23, 2012 - 4:20 pm
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