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Hilarious Ad About Dirty, Dirty Money (kinda NSFW) – Boing Boing

http://www.boingboing.net/2009/05/08/hilarious-ad-about-d.html I always knew Liz was a dirty whore.

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Creative ads on Conveyor Belts – DesignSwan.com

http://www.designswan.com/archives/creative-ads-on-conveyor-belts.html The checkout line and the baggage carousel are two places that always need cheering up, so I’m disappointed to note that I’ve never seen any such ad campaigns.

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CAMBLR: Marketing Genius

http://camerondaigle.tumblr.com/post/86010120/marketing-genius A list of Star Wars terms that rarely – or never – get named in the dialogue. The fact that I (and probably a fair number of you, too) can recognise them all shows the power of Lucas’ toy marketing, ’cause the boxes were all labelled!

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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071228/ap_on_re_ca/us_bin_laden_message_5;_ylt=ApE4aENoYMVTNf9j6PZSMXAE1vAI Yesterday, The Pyramids

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Inside Apple Stores, a Certain Aura Enchants the Faithful – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/27/business/27apple.html While in Paris this year, I was turned away by three different Apple-specific resellers when I asked if I could use one of their locked-down Macs to back up my months’ worth of travel photos. Not an unreasonable response from most businesses, I suppose, but I’m a longtime Apple user (and former employee), so […]

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Creative Advertisements Around The World

http://www.hemmy.net/2006/10/15/creative-advertisements-around-the-world/ Everyone complains about commercials, but I’ve always appreciated a well-done ad. This collection proves that there’s potential for reaching the masses with intelligence and wit, rather than with quick edits and volume.

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