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MAA blast from the past: Bob Dylan in the Super Bowl

This is certainly a curiosity. Most people recall Eminem for Chrysler in Wieden+Kennedy’s 2011 Super Bowl ‘Born of fire’ spot. Here’s another ambitious effort from Chrysler on the same patriotic theme three years later. With Bob Dylan, no less. Agency ...

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Ryan Air “jab & go” ad banned for promoting post-vaccine Easter and summer holiday bonanza

Two TV spots for Ryanair that declared “Covid vaccines are coming, so book your Easter and summer holidays today with Ryanair” have become the third most complained about ads of all time. The Advertising Standards Authority fast-tracked an investigation after ...

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Amazon’s Alexa gets sexy in Lucky General’s Super Bowl ad

Alexa has had a design makeover, and Lucky Generals’ Super Bowl spot celebrates the new look by reinventing Alexa as a sexy companion, willing to do your bidding and anticipate your every need, played by US actor Michael B Jordan, ...

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WPP strikes first partnership deal with TikTok

WPP has struck a first of its kind deal with TiKTok, claimed to give WPP clients unique access and capabilities on the platform. This includes partnering on marketing API integrations and next-generation formats, such as augmented reality offerings. Subvrsive, a ...

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Andy Nairn: the ten luckiest moments in advertising history

Lucky Generals co-founder Andy Nairn has just launched a new book called Go Luck Yourself: 40 ways to stack the odds in your brand’s favour. Here, he picks out 10 of the luckiest moments in advertising history and explains the ...

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Bud Light bombards us with Super Bowl lemons

Wieden+Kennedy looks set for a good showing at the Super Bowl and here’s another for Bud Light’s Lemonade Seltzer. Big brewers in the US seem to be giving up on beer for fruity alternatives (some would say they gave up ...

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