Post-election backlash: A tale of two brands

Half of the American population who voted are either reading this in the fetal position or literally rioting in the streets over democracy. The other half of the American voting population are either gloating, or doing cartwheels.

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Sabo "moving sale" parody billboards taunt anti-Trump celebrities

We had the pleasure of chatting with SABO about his street art; "Search and Destroy - the art of SABO, so we were expecting high level sarcasm and political posters from him during this election cycle.

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Ben and Jerry's "One Sweet World" (2016) 2:05 (UK)

Ben and Jerry's "One Sweet World" (2016) 2:05 (UK)

You're not the only sweet cherry in a world full of sour lemons. Even sour lemons can be sweet and respond to your cherry sweetness and we can all get along is the moral of this lovely animated story from Ben and Jerry's Europe.

 

Coca-Cola creates selfie bottle.

Now there's no reason to spoil the moment when you want to drink some Coke, because Coke created a bottle that allows you to snap a selfie while you drink. This pice of drinkable tech made its debut at Israel's Summer Love event.

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bol.com "The Impossible Signing sessions" (2016) :30 (Belgium)

bol.com  "The Impossible Signing sessions" (2016) :30 (Belgium)

Interesting idea here for i.com. Every year Antwerp has a huge book fair. A lot of people don't treat it as a place to discover books, but to collect signatures of the authors who sign them.

 

Versatile Editor Ryan Boucher Joins Whitehouse Post London

Editorial company Whitehouse Post has bolstered their roster with the addition of multi-faceted editor Ryan Boucher. The widely traveled editor calls London home, but spends much of his time in the US and in Australia, where he initially launched his career.

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AAGV "President Hillary Clinton Addresses the Nation" (2016)

AAGV "President Hillary Clinton Addresses the Nation" (2016)

Action Against Gun Violence just launched these PSA’s that can make an impact on American voters before they enter their voting booths tomorrow.

 

TRUMP "Pump Trump" raps his acceptance speech in this animation parody

TRUMP "Pump Trump" raps his acceptance speech in this animation parody

Framebreed have put their animation talents to showing Trump rapping his acceptance speech. The likeness gets a little more Alec Baldwin does Trump on SNL at times. It was made "for laughs", lets see if the lyrics tickle your funny bone.

 

Budget Direct - Captain Risky treats audiences to a tour of his house - (2016) :30 (Australia)

Budget Direct -  Captain Risky treats audiences to a tour of his house - (2016) :30 (Australia)

Budget Direct’s “Get More” campaign launched this commercial last night, which shows Captain Risky giving an unconventional tour of his house, using his motorbike. How delightfully silly!

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