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Obsessed with breasts? Yes!

Sure, it's a neat photoshopping trick since the models actually still have their mammaries - but the scars are real in that it's the scars from Andrea Martin, director of The Breast Cancer Fund who's had mastectomies a few years ago.

The campaign for Breast Cancer awareness was created by Ken Mendelbaum at BBDO West and photographed by Heward Jue.

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Hands up if you wear fur!

The image for this anti-fur ad was photographed by Mary McCartney, daughter of Sir Paul and the late Lady Linda and the concept was developed by Jeremy Pemberton from IMP London. This campaign runs nationwide (UK) in November 1999 but there are already plans to translate and run it in Spain and possibly Italy.

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Partnership for a drug Free America - Brain on heroin - (1997) :30 (USA)

Partnership for a drug Free America - Brain on heroin - (1997) :30 (USA)

A new variant of "Brain on drugs" where this young lady now explains how your brain is an egg on heroin. This egg-demonstration never gets old.

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TVE - Scooter / Dog / Suitcase - (1989) (Spain) Grand Prix Winner

TVE - Scooter / Dog / Suitcase - (1989) (Spain) Grand Prix Winner

They say the dog is man's best friend ... so what happens if you have a TV for a best friend instead? This sentimental ad won the Grand Prix in Cannes in 1989. It was a different game back then.

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Partnership for a drug Free America - Brain on drugs - (1986)

Partnership for a drug Free America - Brain on drugs - (1986)

So is there anyone out there who isn't clear on this? This is your brain. This is your brain on drugs. Any questions? Yes! Can I have a fried egg, please?

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AIDS poster "Don't forget your rubbers" 1984, USA

Why yes, that is Poltergeist actress Zelda Rubinstein in the role as a caring mother, reminding her gay son to bring his rubbers. This campaign ran all over Los Angeles at first, then went national, and all that way back in 1984.

Tag: L.A. Cares "Like a mother"

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Partnership for a drug Free America - Brain on drugs - (1984) :30 (USA)

Partnership for a drug Free America - Brain on drugs - (1984) :30 (USA)

"Ok, last time.. This is your brain. This is your brains on drugs. Any questions?"

Yes! How stoned was the guy who came up with this idea?

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United Way (1980) - 0:60 (USA)

United Way  (1980) - 0:60 (USA)

Thanks to you.....

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United Way (1979) - 0:60 (USA)

United Way  (1979) - 0:60 (USA)
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