The internet knows me

17 Nov

I went on the Surrealist and typed in my name to their advertising slogan generator…

This is literally the first result that came up.

That is just too scary.

…And shockingly enough it was a TV

16 Nov

To take something so cool and then strap on  “arm chair viewing: redefined” as the concept is really almost sickeningly cheesy. But then cheesy sometimes works.

I think the only redeeming aspect of this commercial is that it makes space travel seem ridiculously achievable in a “balloon boy” sort of way.

If the world was ending tomorrow I’d give it a shot.

The Floating Chair

14 Nov

Toshiba have come up with this Cloverfield-esque way of promoting something which to be honest is intriguing but at the same time can’t really be anything other than a TV realistically. Do Toshiba make anything else anymore?

Anyway have to  wait till 16.11.2009 apparently…

Boom-de-ya-da

13 Nov

Make a catchy tune, have the world sing along, throw in Optimus Prime and a tornado and you have a commercial that is going to make an impression. The “world is just awesome” campaign for the Discovery Channel is an infectious, optimistic, visually engaging piece of communication, preaching a message of curiosity and togetherness. However, this is only part of the idea.  Continue reading

Probably the best campaign video ever

11 Nov

It might be pretty early in the morning but I think this actually might work! This is a new campaign ad from Andy McKenna, a Republican candidate for Illinois governor.


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Another reason for getting an iPhone

9 Nov

They’re really piling up now…just waiting for Orange to release it so I can get rid of my Crackberry

Imagine the impact of doing this with the Metro

7 Nov

McDonald’s really seems to be hitting the spot at the moment. mcdonalds-burrito

The idea here is that when you roll up your newspaper, which you will do at some point, paper transforms into a McDonald’s breakfast burrito! I’d be really impressed if they managed to pull off the same trick for a sausage and egg McMuffin.