fail

LA Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Office and his Youth Council to End Gun Violence created anti-gun campaign selling active shooter insurance

On bus shelters and social media sites, an advertising campaign will begin rolling out to promote a new type of insurance: one that protects against d
12 Comments

Pepsi "Live for now moments" (2017) 2:40 (USA)

Pepsi, enlists Kendall Jenner in what can only be described as the central casting music video for the social justice ethos, the resistance movement,
5 Comments
13 Comments
4 Comments

Pepsi rape underground posters are for "Bape" Aape brand, not rape.

In between holding his sides, laughing and wheezing, our adgrunt tipster tells us that he spotted this Pepsi & Aaape, a sub brand of Bape (A Bathi
3 Comments

Heckler and Koch catalog, do you see what I see?

Look, Heckler and Koch I know you make some of the blastingest kablooiest (yes, those are the scientific terms) bang-bangs (that too) in the world, bu
2 Comments

Is adidas racist or stupid?

Everybody's favorite German shoe company, adidas, decided the pair of JS Round House Mids with shackles would be just the thing to attract the hi
26 Comments
3 Comments

Jung von Matt explain the Lullaland screenshots: Art Director mistake. Okay....

There's an update to Faking it in social media = youtube hits? Jung von Matt has replied to Ivan : "Finally, we never intended to initiat
1 Comment

Faking it in social media = the new way to get lots of youtube visits?

Here's an idea that's so halfbaked it couldn't stand on its own even if it tried. So how do you get it out to the adblogs?
8 Comments

KFC Australia pulls "cricket survival guide" ad after US viewers finds it racist.

Once again, the world wide web causes a local ad to be misinterpreted abroad.
14 Comments

JC Penney dresses down Saatchi for fake speed dressing ad

Saatchi & Saatchi won a Cannes Bronze Lion over the weekend for their racy JC Penney Speed Dressing commercial.

Starburst Sour - Prom Date (2002) - 0:15 (USA)

Methinks this dude didn't get no sumptin' sumptin' from his girlfriend that night.
radio
book
podcast
6 Comments

ad translation bites.

In Stockholm 7-11 are currently running ads promoting their hot dogs. Someone should have told them what their headline means in french
1 Comment

keep them teenagers happy?

a 16 year old boy received prozac by mail - direct marketing seeking to chill ot targeted teenagers?

Barq's - Swedish Stewardesses (CA classic) - 0:30 (USA)

The salesperson says: "Just det flickor, Bark's har sting..." and then something unintelligible and "...Sverige".

Tango - Megaphone men force a message - (1998) :10 (UK)

2 Comments

Carlsberg - I get a kick out of you (1995) 0:70 (Denmark)

Man fails at everything during date-night, because he has no Carlsberg.

Milk - Aaron Burr - (1994) 0:30 (USA)

Peanutbutter sandwich and no milk causes issues.

Telia Minicall - Quiz Show - (1992) 0:60 (Sweden)

- "And now, ladies and gentlemen, the final quesstion." - "If our contestant give the right anwer he«s going to walk away with all of

Aalborg - Sardiner - (1992) 0:60 (Denmark)

A man runs into issues opening a can of sardines.  "Kun snapsen kan få en dåse sardiner..." Only the snaps can get a cane of sardines
1 Comment

Benson and Hedges - Istanbul -(1975) 0:60 (UK)

Subscribe to fail