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July 2016 - Posts

This Funny Ad Proves Beauty is Nothing Without Brains

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Chip Shot: I saw a girl texting while driving the other day. It really ticked me off. So I rolled my window down and threw my beer at her.

 

Mercedes Benz Comically Says, “Beauty is Nothing Without Brains”

 

  

This comical 30 second ad for Mercedes Benz demonstrates the importance of “brains” and “beauty."

 Do These LA Metro Safety PSA’s Need to be so Savage?

 

I guess we should never be surprised about what comes out of LA. Here’s one of the LA Metro’s new safety messages that pulls no punches. Here’s a second example.

Marketing Miscues

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Brazilian Neve Wipes Ad is LOL Funny

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Chip Shot: Spilling a beer is the adult version of losing a balloon.

 

Brazilian Neve Wipes Ad Will Make You Laugh

 

 

If you don't laugh at this, you need to get a sense of humor. This Brazilian ad for Neve Wipes uses really funny metaphors for cleaning yourself up in the bathroom.

Practice Makes Perfect … Feel the Burn

Feel the burn … and the embarrassment in this ad for Irn Bru.

Clever Marketing or Marketing Miscues?

 

 

 

 

 

Glove and Boots Explain the 5 Stages of Relationships

 

Pretty funny clip from Glove and Boots. I take that back ... it's really funny.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



This Security Footage Promotes Rewards App

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Chip Shot: Every time you watch a reality show, a book commits suicide.

 

Laugh, You’re on Tesco Mobile

 

 

This ad for Tesco Mobile may make you lol … because we can all relate to vacation catastrophes.

 Watch People Steal

 

Here’s an award winning and entertaining ad from Harvey Nichols which uses security footage featuring real-life thieves to promote the retailer's effort for its rewards app. The thieves are so brazen that it’s impossible not to watch.

Clever Bus Wrappings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Funny Father's Day Ad from Honda

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Chip Shot: Folgers got it wrong. The best part of waking up to going back to bed after you pee.

 

Funny Father’s Day Surprise from Honda

 

 

Here’s a too true and too funny ad from Honda.

Old Spice "Innocent" is Hilarious

 

 

Here’s a new Old Spice ad called “Innocent.” It’s one in a series. They’re all pretty funny. Here’s another one.

 This Print Ad Demonstrates That Beer was Brewed with Love

 

When Vintage Ads Could Say Anything

 

 

 

 

 


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