Advertising, scepticism and zombies

Wednesday, 11 November 2009

Another by-the-numbers lingerie ad? Not quite

Yeah yeah, another sexy lingerie ad, but I didn't expect this ending.

via brandchannel

Thursday, 5 November 2009

Zombie Jebus

Loverly lickle venn via Blag Hag. A more detailed version might include aversion to sharp objects aimed at head / hands / heart, or something.

I'll get me coat.

Respect where it's due

A day in the life of one of the adworld's laconic word masters.

Tuesday, 3 November 2009

Jenny McCarthy revisited

This new video nicely summarises the argument against USA’s anti-vaccination movement, specifically its primary cheerleader Jenny McCarthy.

The issue is a good example of the modern celebrity phenomenon. One would think that trusting medical professionals would be easier than trusting unqualified porn actresses on issues relating to public health. But such is the nature of media that celebrity has greater currency than science, and truth is in the eye of the beholder.

Via the excellent Crispian Jago

Monday, 2 November 2009

Lozenge offer prequels hot MILF action

This super-weird ad for Halls Refresh is oh-so wrong on so many levels. The double-entendres between the two unlikely protagonists are so in-your-face that the only reaction is laughable outrage.