Lowe Cape Town photoshop famous images with an arm, making it a selfportrait a la Instagram.. then sign off with:
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A shallow way to say "in depth". Nice.
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The people who work on the Apple campaign never hear John Gillard's words "White space does not communicate" in their heads. To them, they hacked it, white space is there to make a point. And yes, this has been superbly brilliant at times. It's clever, and understated in a wall of noise asking for attention, thereby standing out. Kind of like running a TV-spot with no sound at all. The mute-people would never know the difference, while the people who leave sound on might walk up to their unit and give it a proper smack. Only in the good old days when you had living-room hardware that could be smacked to work.
Why did the chicken cross the road? Because strings? It can't comprehend the concept of a road. It's just looking for food. In fact, chicken brains are so small Mike the headless chicken lived for years after his head was chopped off.
Somehow this rope-style execution is selling us constipation relief. At first I thought it was the twine one can tie around meat. Now I'm just grossed out.
New Zealand is going Hobbit crazy. Not just Air New Zealand who made their new Safety Feature film all Hobbit themed, but all of New Zealand. First, when you land at the airport you will be greeted by a very large Hobbit themed baggage carousel. Then you'll find a giant Gollum, marching dwarves and a giant Gandalf sculpture.
"Give it a shot". Really? This is the headline you come up with for a booze that is only served in shot-form? Jägermeister seems to be a difficult client, all over the map in what they approve. My guess is that the brief contained the words "Increase trial consumption".
Breaking nationally on Monday 26th November, ‘It Runs Deep’ celebrates the deep and meaningful bonds experienced between true friends and brought together through Jägermeister. The ethos also links directly back to the product and its depth – the legend of St. Hubertus, the brands heritage, the alchemy of the secret ingredients, its ice cold serve and its multi layered and complex taste that all runs deep.
Berlusconi, Beatles, Obama, God, Michael Jackson, LOST and Picasso - there's cliff notes for everything in the book Life In 5 seconds. See also the commercials, Vincent Van Gogh, Alice in Wonderland, the Beatles and the five second explanation of "Call of Duty". Life in five seconds is a book with 200 stories for our jet-fuelled, caffeine-induced, celebrity-a-minute world.
OH DEAR, we thought that we had the worlds best facebook joke, but then an adgrunt named Ali retorted with "hey, that's actually a rip-off from a Heinz-commercial"
Behold. Ali wins. Augh. Oh noes.
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