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BI: #AgencyLife Hashtag On Twitter Prompts Huge Outbreak Of Whining In AdLand

Really? Whining? For me, "If you don't laugh you'll cry" and "it's funny because it's true" come to mind faster than the word whining, but then I was spitting out the majority of adland-jokes in a manic frenzy while cackling loudly like a crazy woman. For a moment there I was afraid someone would arrive with a nice hug-myself-jacket and take me away. In the hashtag some people were humblebragging, others dropping serious gossip under the guise of a joke. OK, that was me.

 

Roger Brings The Laughs In Image Campaigns For Lifetime TV's "Preachers' Daughters" and "Dance Moms"

Following Lifetime TV's buzz-worthy "Maniac" spot for "Dance Moms," LA-based mixed-media production studio Roger recently reunited with the network to create a new series of promos for "Preachers' Daughters." The brand-new reality documentary series premiered on March 12th. Led by Creative Director Terence Lee, the promos comically present the trials and tribulations of teen parenting (with biblical proportions).

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The Kerry Low Low people are full of clichés.

By now you've seen the Adland Girl video from low cal food people Kerry Low Low. You know, the one that plays like an SNL parody commercial that also feels inspired by Women Laughing Alone With Salad.

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Heard City Heads to Tribeca with Hard-Hitting Documentary

Heard City Mixers Cory Melious and Dan Flosdorf recently teamed with Human Worldwide to work on, a powerful new documentary premiering at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival.

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Chris Bernier Joins MPC NY as VFX Supervisor and CG Lead

A welcome addition to the MPC family, Chris Bernier joins as VFX Supervisor and CG Lead. “We are delighted that Chris has joined our growing team,” says NY Executive Producer Justin Brukman, continuing, “Chris is an immense creative talent as demonstrated by his impressive reel. We’re looking forward to him taking the lead on a number projects – both our creative and production teams are thrilled to have him on board.”

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IBEW Local 103 billboard in Boston today taunts with one word: COWARDS

The IBEW Local 103 headquarters, which is right off the well trafficked I-93, has an electronic billboard where they usually display messages of news or political nature, depending on what they're up to. Today it had one word.

COWARDS.

Don't mess with Boston, people. Just don't.

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AT&T's kids talk vs Ally bank and that free pony - so easy even a kid would Badland it

Adweek has a an article up : How AT&T Got Kids to Make Some of the Year's Best Ads where they talk about BBDO's "comic gold" campaign for AT&T, who shot it, how it's made and all that nitty gritty you like to read.

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The most authentic brand solidarity message you'll see today

Sports teams spend their time contemplating the best way to kick the ass of their opponents. And yet when a national tragedy strikes, the organizations that compete with each other are the ones showing their support.

But it wasn't just Chicago. The Montreal Canadiens, perhaps Boston's biggest and longest running sports rivalry, held a moment of silence for The Boston Bruins.

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