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Don't normalize hate "is history repeating itself" (2017) 2:42 (USA)

Don't normalize hate "is history repeating itself" (2017) 2:42 (USA)

Don't Normalize Hate tells the story of an 89 year old woman of Japanese heritage whose family was put in an internment camp during World War Two. Except it's not really an 89 year old woman of Japanese descent.

 

Alzheimer's Research UK "Santa Forgot" 2;00 (UK)

Alzheimer's Research UK "Santa Forgot"  2;00 (UK)

Beautiful animation from Aardman about a Santa who forgot Christmas, because he has Alzheimers and one girl who wanted to do all she could to change that, via Santa's Elves and some research.

 

President's Choice "Eat Together" (2017) 2:42 (Canada)

President's Choice "Eat Together" (2017) 2:42 (Canada)

I've lived in the same apartment building for two years, and have seen neighbors exactly twice. Even on the elevator we're quick to pull out our phones to avoid contact. It's because technology has made us so insular.

 

Sky Broadband "Bat Fans" (2017) :42 (UK)

Sky Broadband "Bat Fans" (2017) :42 (UK)

Batman is a little too full of himself in this cross promo for Sky Broadband and the Lego Batman movie. He assumes Sky Broadband is giving him the royal treatment because of who he is, not because of their amazing customer service. I love the "bat merch" dig as well.

 

Old Spice "Radio Daze" (2017) :15 (USA)

Old Spice "Radio Daze" (2017) :15 (USA)

Ah yes, old man shaking his fist dramatically in the wind as Old Spice comes down to kill the youngest. For the drying times indeed. Dumb? Yes. But hella product-focused, too.

 

Old Spice "Lean Times" (2017) :15 (USA)

Old Spice "Lean Times" (2017) :15 (USA)

Times are tough for the land of armpits and the people who toil the soil trying to scratch out a living. This Old Spice Spot is inherently absurd and stupid, which we've come to expect from Old Spice spots.

 

NBA "Chinese New Year: Secret Envelope" (2017) :30 (USA)

NBA "Chinese New Year: Secret Envelope" (2017) :30 (USA)

During Chinese New Year, red envelopes full of surprises are given out.This year, the NBA has gotten in on the fun. As part of its campaign “This Is Why We Play,”the NBA celebrates Chinese New Year festivitiesand wishes millions of Chinese basketball fans Happy New year.

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