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Avoid ‘Gift Face’ This Christmas, Where You Grin and Bear a Bad Present

Christmas is an awkward time of year. Talking to relatives you haven’t seen since last Christmas (for good reason), dealing with awful Christmas marketing and receiving awful presents. The most hilarious of these is trying to recieve an awful present in a socially acceptable manner. And that is by pulling a classic ‘Gift Face” “Gift face” […]

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Viral Vacuum Ad Still Sucking in Views

What has two wheels, unmatchable suction power, nearly 500 million views and one outraged audience? LG’s viral advertisement for a vacuum cleaner that’s what! If you haven’t seen the ad making the rounds on Facebook, here it is. Despite this campaign being riddled with controversy, there is an undeniable genius behind it. The clickbait title lures people […]

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Don’t Drink And Write Advertisements

The screen flashes with red and blue. It is the calm before the storm. A remorseful mother is ushered from the car as the police escourt her out. Her young children cry in the background. No, this is not an episode of Road Cops or Police Ten 7. It’s the latest installment in the New Zealand Transport Agency’s series of drink […]

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Wake Up And Smell The Bacon [Video]

If you’re a bacon enthusiast, Oscar Mayer might just have an alarm clock for you. Yes this exists. And no, this isn’t an April Fools day prank. Over the next month, the brand will give out 4,700 bacon-scented smartphone attachments as part of a ‘Wake up and smell the bacon’ campaign. The alarm clock guides you […]

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