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Leo Burnett Invents Temporary Tattoos that Scan Like QR Codes

At international tourism expos, competition to attract attention from foreign tourists is high—and most vendors still rely on flyers to get the message across. So, the Tourism Authority of Thailand...

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These Wrecked Toy Cars Found in Cereal Boxes Send a Sobering Drunk-Driving...

It's always so much fun to get a little toy inside your cereal box! Until that toy is a mangled vehicle reminding you of the dangers of drunk driving. Canadian agency Rethink pulled off a clever stunt...

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Ad of the Day: Rob Lowe Brings His A-Game in These Funny Ads for Fox NFL Sunday

Rob Lowe is no longer playing lesser, cable-cursed versions of himself to for DirecTV. But he does star in a spate of fun new promos for Fox NFL Sunday, his brand of choice for watching football. Both...

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Doritos Is About to Try a 12-Hour-Long Periscope, and It Should Be Quite...

Doritos on Thursday will introduce Canada to Doritos Collisions, featuring two types of chips in the same bag—at first, habanero and guacamole. To celebrate, BBDO Toronto has planned a mammoth,...

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Keystone Light Hired Chuck Testa to Shoot a Commercial, and It Went Horribly

You remember Chuck Testa—the California taxidermist who became famous after Rhett & Link made a ludicrous local commercial for his business in 2011 (the spot ended up getting 16 million views). We...

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Samsung Is Sending One Person to a Tibetan Monastery for 100 Days to Watch TV...

Hey, monks, keep that chanting down, I'm trying to watch Empire! As if binge-watching your favorite TV show weren't enough of a religious experience, Samsung is taking it to new heights with a...

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If You Can't Leave Your Agency Job at Night, at Least Get Yourself a Proper...

Everyone knows that ad people, along with other white-collar employees everywhere, are working longer hours and losing productivity to fatigue. But what's the solution? Some have suggested letting...

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Even Zombies Find Sexually Transmitted Diseases Horrifying, Particularly in...

Omaha, Nebraska, trends curiously high for STD rates. So, to lower instances of infection, Get Checked Omaha is doing its part to get people more interested in sexual health with videos like the new...

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How 2 Creatives Made It Easier for English Speakers to Pronounce São Paulo's...

Worried about how you'll get around on your next trip to Brazil? Seeing how much trouble tourists have pronouncing Portuguese street names—which is crucial even in major cities like São Paulo, where...

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This Sexy Bra Ad Got 16 Million Views, but Not for the Reasons You'd Expect...

The element of surprise is always useful in advertising storytelling, and this Thai commercial for Wacoal Mood bras certainly brings the unexpected—which has helped the spot tally almost 16 million...

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David Droga and Lorraine Twohill Talk Mobile, VR and Logos That Don't Make...

David Droga and Lorraine Twohill had plenty to say about mobile marketing and the advent of virtual reality at their Advertising Week session Wednesday. But first they discussed Google's logo...

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JetBlue Told New Yorkers to Steal Its Bus-Shelter Ads, and Rewarded Them for It

Steal this ad. No really, it's fine. No one will yell, "Stop, thief!" And even if they do, you're in the clear. More than 100 New Yorkers recently took jetBlue up on its offer of free flights and...

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Ad of the Day: Pro Jason Belmonte Crushes This Bowling Ad With Amusing Trick...

Bowlmor AMF literally bowls over the competition in this amusing spot from New York agency Concept Farm, starring pro Jason Belmonte, who targets your alternate Saturday night plans and smashes them...

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This Very Scientific Ad for a Water-Filtering Faucet Vows to Remove Little...

Ads for water-filtering technology always get so serious with their scientific demos, putting the viewer to sleep in the process. But here's one for Pfister's Clarify faucet, with Xtract Filter Mode...

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Here's Another Hilarious Ad That Tries to Get People in Denmark to Have More Sex

Danish travel agency Spies Travel is once again trying to convince the country's citizens to have more sex—by taking more trips. (Traveling, you see, makes couples more intimate, according to...

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David Beckham Stars in a Sweeping, Surrealist, Fellini-Inspired Short Film...

Brit clothing brand Belstaff partnered with LEGS director Geremy Jasper to bring us "Outlaws," a lush 15-minute epic-for-the-web featuring David Beckham, Katherine Waterston, Cathy Moriarty and Harvey...

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Wes Anderson Meets the Addams Family in This Beautifully Crazy Ad for an...

You've never seen an optician ad that's anywhere near as wild as this one. Washington, D.C., agency Design Army created the spot for Georgetown Optician, and it's just a crazy mix of wry humor,...

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Are Jonathan Glazer's New U.K. TV Promos Hypnotizing or Just Plain Bizarre?

The U.K's Channel 4 is rebranding, and the results are bizarre but stunning. A series of new idents—short video signatures to air on the network—feature natural but surrealistic scenes. In one, rocks...

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Aardman Animates Interviews With the Elderly in Funny, Charming PSA About...

Nick Park's animated stop-motion short Creature Comforts was one of Aardman Animations' greatest triumphs, winning an Oscar in 1990 for its hilarious clay animals talking about being in a zoo—using...

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A NICU Nurse Meets the Babies She Saved in This Viral Tearjerker From Kleenex

In "Tiny Miracles," an emotional video timed to Neonatal Nurses Day, Kleenex reunited a NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) nurse with the children whose lives she saved at birth. With lots of tiny...

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