Did these ads copy each other - or did the idea-god simply mess with two creative teams heads at the same time? Who knows.
A logo for greenpeace and a logo for a newspaper - end up looking almost exactly the same?
Milk? and Mobile phones? What do they have in common? The packaging of course! But don't drag that all the way to the ads.....
as Paul Arden put it: A layout is never an idea. Here's proof. If you find an idea in here - you're a better adgrunt.
Ikea rocked the advertising world all the way from Canada to Denmark. Must've been all that jumping on the beds!
I think I can I think I can.. Rip off another train-ad, cause hey, they are all the same...I think I can I think I can I think I can.......
Dress to kill - visual chalkline pun executed (ahem) in the same style. Finally an idea in a fashion advert, shame it's been done..
Well, you might have seen at least one of these ads , it's a darn good idea. Advertising on the roof of buses.. Clever. Same headline, same media, soon to be same old.
Slip up. Thanx to Adlistmember Bot, who spotted these two twins. Apparently all cars are the same, and all your best ideas are formed while lying in the bathtub. classic.
Many thanx to Dalbir, another funky adlist member, who spotted these twins. Did you know by the way, that them colorcharts are a *really* good source of inspiration?
Pro Bono and park bench media seems to go hand in hand around the world. Same idea I say. Rip-off artists.
If you are going to advertise anything with/about/or for food, creatives tend to play with it like little children...
Reported in the trade-press - here's a pair I think have *nothing* at all in common - really!
The illustrator who traced the old Nazi Germany propaganda poster was by no means trying to imply that american beef (and it's eaters) were Nazi's. We think.
This ad was spotted by Noah Spurrier. You might, as a reflex, begin to rub your eyes here. It is like seeing double isn't it?
Oh yes - there are more ads where people play with their food. Seems we'll never run out of these!
Two complaints. Two. That's how many complaints "Advertising ombudsman"...
Phone/Cable/Internet provider Windstream's is known for providing service...
9/11 "Truthers" have paid for the digital billboard in Times Square and...