Tag Archives: advertising

  • Domino’s Sriracha Pizza Gets S&M-Tinged Ad

    Domino’s Sriracha Pizza Gets S&M-Tinged Ad

    Is there an element of sadomasochism involved whenever you eat spicy foods? As someone who loves really hot food, I don’t know if I’m comfortable with the assertion that I’m a raging masochist on the inside, but that seems to be the subtext of a new ad for Domino’s Sriracha pizza. The Domino’s Sriracha pizza […]

  • Upcoming Bentley SUV Gets Teaser (Video)

    Upcoming Bentley SUV Gets Teaser (Video)

    There’s a Bentley SUV coming out sometime in the future, but we actually don’t know much about it. Details are being kept scarce, and Bentley hasn’t even released an official name for the vehicle. But the company has released another short video teaser for their upcoming SUV, which has hit the internet in style (you […]

  • 9 Iconic Logos That Have Secret Messages

    9 Iconic Logos That Have Secret Messages

    Modern life has been designed by The Powers That Be in such a way that guarantees that we’re all pretty much surrounded by advertising and corporate logos at all times. But the big companies that own those brands aren’t content to just expose us to their brands – they have to sneak some hidden messages […]

  • The North Face Vanishing Floor Hidden Camera Prank (Video)

    The North Face Vanishing Floor Hidden Camera Prank (Video)

    Apparently big companies can get away with stuff in Korea that wouldn’t fly in North America. I say that because the latest advertising project from The North Face involves putting a select few of its customers in physical jeopardy for a very entertaining hidden camera prank. During what they think is a routine The North […]

  • Pornhub’s Giant Times Square Advertisement Taken Down (Pics and Video)

    Pornhub’s Giant Times Square Advertisement Taken Down (Pics and Video)

    If you were in Times Square yesterday and felt a curious urge to masturbate, don’t worry: That’s just a sign that you’re susceptible to advertising. That’s because porno website Pornhub erected a giant billboard in the advertising mecca, and they did it without using any of their signature product. Instead, the ad was completely non-pornographic, […]

  • ‘Le Salon: House Rules’: 9-Part Video Series From Agent Provocateur (Video)

    ‘Le Salon: House Rules’: 9-Part Video Series From Agent Provocateur (Video)

    Lingerie brand Agent Provocateur is becoming known more for their elaborate advertising campaigns than for the products they sell. This is all well and good, since, while probably only a relatively small sliver of the population is interested in buying their lingerie, a significantly larger plurality would probably like to see models wearing it. Their latest ad […]

  • Samsung “It Doesn’t Take A Genius” Ads Make Fun of Apple (Videos)

    Samsung “It Doesn’t Take A Genius” Ads Make Fun of Apple (Videos)

    When a company takes itself as seriously as Apple, they’re pretty much begging to be made fun of by some rival entity. This time, it’s Samsung, who have taken aim at the “geniuses” who work at Apple stores in a new ad campaign entitled “It Doesn’t Take A Genius.” The Samsung “It Doesn’t Take A […]

  • Wieden & Kennedy’s Formerly Lost First Nike Ads Resurface (Video)

    Wieden & Kennedy’s Formerly Lost First Nike Ads Resurface (Video)

    You’ve probably heard of the occasional “lost film,” but did you know TV commercials can be lost, too? That was the case with the first-ever Nike commercials produced by the brand’s longtime advertising firm Wieden & Kennedy back in 1982, but now the ads have resurfaced and made it to YouTube for advertising buffs to […]

  • 35 Controversial Fashion Ads

    35 Controversial Fashion Ads

    Recently fashion label Kenneth Cole has been taking some heat for controversial tweets that make light of serious and sometimes tragic world events in order to announce new clothing lines. It all started with a tweet about the uprisings in Cairo a few years ago, and recently the label stirred things up again by making […]