Posts tagged "advertisements"

Goodyear’s Golden Girl

Just like good tires, you can get a lot of smooth rides out of a good woman. Well, that’s what Goodyear’s new Italian ad is claiming. A silver fox, wearing…

Simcha | April 17, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Gossip Girl Ads Really Do Imply The F-Word

Last night when we were walking home, we came across a wall of posters advertising the return of Gossip Girl. Guess that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 17, 2008 - 10:00 am

Pee Like A Man!

God, I love foreign advertisements. This is for the “Whiz Biz” a product made by an Australian company “whose products give women the freedom to wee anywhere a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 14, 2008 - 11:30 am

Gossip Girl Ads Go For Text Speak

Check out the new print ad for Gossip Girl. I’m not entirely convinced this particular one is real, because I saw a similar version in my Us Weekly yesterday that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 10, 2008 - 10:30 am

Woody Allen Beats Off American Apparel

American Apparel is known for perverse ads which feature their scantily dressed female employees. Although, CEO Dov Charney has already been sued by some of his former employees, he believes…

Simcha | April 2, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Underalls To the Rescue!

I totally love ads for various feminine products, whether it be yeast infection creams, douche, or undergarments — they can be either so stone-cold serious or cheekily hysterical. Like…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 21, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Fly Girl Too Sexy

The U.K.’s daily newspaper, The Sun, proudly runs a bare-breasted model every day called the Page 3 Girl. A brainchild of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, it’s been a topless tradition…

Simcha | March 17, 2008 - 5:45 pm

The Ultimate Care…Down There

We’ve established this already, but commercials in the U.K. rule. This one, for some British brand of tampons, is no exception. Normally we’re not into calling our vaginas…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 17, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Food Fight Foreplay

Supermarket commercials usually advertise fresh food, but this one for the U.K.’s is all about the fresh clients. In the funny ad, a British hottie starts a…

Simcha | March 10, 2008 - 6:00 pm

FCC Forbidden Fruit

The inventors of the tongue kiss have done it again! A new TV ad from the Association de Producteurs des Fruits, featuring a variety of fruit and positions, is so…

Simcha | February 28, 2008 - 5:00 pm

Artsy Condom Ads

It’s hard to believe that such an artsy and intelligent-looking illustration (above) is an Italian ad for Durex, especially when you learn that the same company has also used foul

Catherine Strawn | February 27, 2008 - 4:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Playing Dead, Pain Control, Puppies, And Pills

Male spiders who play dead double their chances of getting lucky, according to a study in Behavioral Ecology. The spiders studied all tried attracting partners by offering food held in…

Catherine Strawn | February 27, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Made For A Woman, But Gentle And Anti-Aunty Flo Enough For A Man

Seasonique, the birth control pill that makes women menstruate only four times a year, is being marketed to men. Ads have appeared in laddie magazine Maxim, which is known for…

Simcha | February 22, 2008 - 7:10 pm

eHarmony: The Video Game

Just looking at those lovey-dovey eHarmony commercials, where couples joke about their “connection”, would make any single gal feel like her love life is dialup while her relationship…

Simcha | February 19, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Idaho Bagel Shop Knows What Their Customers Really Want

Some advertisements just get straight to the point, don’t they? [Ad Week]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 13, 2008 - 3:35 pm
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