What’s more strange, that Robert Downey, Jr. is the voice of Mr. Peanut, or that Mr. Peanut is now flesh and blood? (above)
From the Dept. of No Self-Awareness: Man calls out ad agencies for “pointless” rebranding campaigns, calling them “the equivalent of a scam.” Man himself will continue to be a professional advertising critic.
Old Spice Guy + Anchor Man Ron Jeremy = Northstar Resort at Tahoe commercial.
Yale mocks Harvard, via Facebook (references).
Art Director Study Break: “Ridiculous Vintage Men’s Magazine Covers.”
Following the announcement from Gucci, Oakley and Calvin Klein will also be releasing snazzy 3D glasses.
Chevy ad in China envisions a game of Pac Man played with Cruze models (below) But why isn’t one yellow?
For some folks, fascism never really goes out of style: Copyranter points us to a possible expansion on our Hitler and Mao in Advertising Gallery. Seems somebody thought using Stalin for a prostate cancer awareness campaign was funny.
Burger Lab looks at urban legend that McDonald’s hamburgers don’t rot because they are somehow “gross.” Conclusion: Where’s the beef?
Whirlpool unveils 100th Anniversary logo.
Finally, the spot for the latest version of the video game “Call of Duty.” Great commercial or greatest commercial?