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Frank Ocean writes $212,500 "f*ck off" check to Chipotle

Frank Ocean might be the kind of guy who lights his cigars with money, I don't know. Judging by this check posted to his personal tumblr account in response to the suit filed by Chipotle against him that the Hollywoodreporter shares with us, I think he might be.

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Golden Wolf sinks its teeth into US Market with Blacklist

NY Based production company Blacklist has signed design and animation studio Golden Wolf to it’s growing roster of talent. Based in London, and now with a home on New York’s Lower East Side, Golden Wolf is known for their design-driven body of work. They specialize in 2d, 3d, Mixed Media, and Motion Graphics projects. The studio is sister company to well known design firm, ilovedust.

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TBWA’s Digital Arts Network Announces Addition of Five New Offices Globally

TBWA’s Digital Arts Network (DAN) today announced the addition of five new offices, growing the global branded capability from 18 to 23 offices and from 700 to almost 900 digital specialists.

The new additions extend DAN’s capabilities to Brazil, Israel, Russia, Spain and Switzerland. All of the new outposts have proven digital success in their markets as part of the local TBWA offices.

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Sylvain Chomet brings The Simpsons couch opening to life

How fun. The Triplets of Belleville director Sylvain Chomet (part of production house th1ng) was asked to bring his signature style The Simpsons, for their iconic couch opening. This coming episode on March 9th will feature what you see below: A power outage leaves us looking at their blinking eyes. When the power comes back on, we're in a very Chomet-inspired world. How very French and lovely.

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TBWA Veteran, Martin Mohr, joins TBWA\Chiat\Day NY as Creative Director

Mohr relocates from TBWA\Helsinki where he led award-winning digital campaigns for clients including adidas and helped transform TBWA\Helsinki towards true digital and innovative driven thinking

Martin (33) will lead digital creative across clients in the New York office and will report to TBWA\Chiat\Day New York’s Executive Creative Director Matt Ian. Martin joins from network agency, TBWA\Helsinki, where he was Executive Creative Director.

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Softsoap help Canadians Track The Flu

Softsoap has now blessed Canada with a fun interactive tool, and paranoia enhancer called Flu Tracker. In addition to seeing just how infested your area is via google maps, you can also get tips on how to avoid getting sick. Starting with tip number one: Wash your freaking hands. Really nice touch aggregating tweets from people suffering from the flu. It's a real time thing, too, so you can hopefully see when the flu is died down and it's safe to go outside again.

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Ogilvy, the writer. Ogilvy, the farmer. Ogilvy, the spy.

Anyone who works in advertising knows about David Ogilvy. He had worked as a chef, researcher, even a short stint as an amish-styled farmer, before embarking into founding his own advertising agency with only $6000 in his pocket.

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