TL;DR Gawker broke the law - it doesn't matter who funded the suit

For those who never read past the headline on Twitter, enjoy the point served as headline. Gawker has been bought by Univision, and will shut down operations next week.

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MassiveMusic expands, adds metal loving Laura Grzeszczak to the team

MassiveMusic has appointed Laura Grzeszczak Client Service and Project Manager in their London office. Laura joins the MassiveMusic after three years at a competing global music agency and fulfilling a Head of Planning role in her native Poland. This explains all the Z's in her name.

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Helping Special Olympics Hellas is as easy as shopping at the Duty Free

Special Olympics Hellas is the largest organization for people with intellectual disabilities in Greece. Now you can contribute to this organization in Greece by buying a Special Olympics Hellas bag.

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FirstBank says: Just 'cause you can bank anywhere, doesn't mean you should

These illustrated billboards sum it up featuring people in jobs where mobile banking should be discouraged. Just because you can it doesn't mean you should seems very much like something a portfolio student would have brought me when I was still teaching, but the illustration rescues it from being too much of a student idea.

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Charlotte Tilbury creates a 360° experience featuring Kate Moss

British make-up artist and fashion maven Charlotte Tilbury has a new fragrance out called Scent of a Dream. To promote it they created a 360° film featuring Kate Moss and other beautiful people.

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Temptations "Treat Them Too" (2016) 2:43 (UK)

Temptations "Treat Them Too" (2016) 2:43 (UK)

You leave in all your 80's glamor and the cats come along and make "Don't You Forget About Me," as a plea to bring home Temptations.

 

T-Mobile "Momentum" (2016) :30 (USA)

T-Mobile "Momentum" (2016) :30 (USA)

You can't stop T-Mobile. It's everywhere, man. Literally everywhere.

 

Bavaria "Independent Dutch Masters" (2016) :42 (The Netherlands)

Bavaria "Independent Dutch Masters" (2016) :42 (The Netherlands)

Bavaria is independent since 1719. It's a Dutch masterpiece. Just like the ones hanging on the wall. Which is a great concept. But when I see one of those masterpieces rocking the ear buds and sunglasses and purple hair it hurts my brain.

 

Bavaria "Fashionable since 1719" (2016) :46 (The Netherlands)

Bavaria "Fashionable since 1719" (2016) :46 (The Netherlands)

Not everything from 1719 is worth keeping. Especially gigantic skirts that get in the way of everyone else. But the beer though, that's another story. I wish the english version of the VO was part of the mix.

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