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Study: Do Supermarkets Promote What's Good for You?

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 03.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

A new study in Appetite is among the first to evaluate the types of foods promoted by U.S. supermarkets and compare them with current dietary guidance.

Homophobic Ad FAIL

Posted 10.09.2012 | Comedy

Sure, we're all mildly suspicious about targeted advertising. But if your browsing habits indicate that you're a raging homophobe who really thinks Ob...

Are Subway Footlongs Really a Foot Long?

Quora | Posted 11.13.2012 | Home

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Matthew Baldwin, Student and Subway Lover Okay, so after some delicious research, I have decided to...

40 Is the New 70

Dr. Cheryl Pappas | Posted 09.09.2012 | Media
Dr. Cheryl Pappas

Let's face it. Getting older is so frowned upon that there is a billion-dollar business in the removal of any trace of that frown line.

WATCH: Scion's Sleazy 'Babes 'N' Donuts' Commercial

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 04.06.2012 | Home

The below commercial for Scion's new iQ model, aptly titled "Babes 'N' Donuts," is real. Seriously. It's one of four similar videos in a series pro...

Online Dating Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 04.29.2012 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Online dating is not a game. You will be dealing with real people with real feelings. Here are some of the rules you should follow to protect yourself and others.

WATCH: Car Stabbed By Giant Fork

Posted 12.10.2011 | Arts

When French homegoods company IDM said they wanted their new kitchenware collection to be "big," they weren't kidding. The retailers hired street thea...

SEEING DOUBLE: This Ad Looks A Lot Like That Ad & More

The Huffington Post | Emily Singer | Posted 09.19.2011 | Style

We've heard that history repeats itself, but how about fashion ad campaigns? Between the styling, method of photography, storyline, poses, and post...

8 Celebs Who Have Sued Over Ads

The Frisky | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Celebrities can be very protective of their images -- especially when their images appear in advertisements for products they haven't endorsed....

Friday Talking Points [163] -- The Ads Just Write Themselves

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.15.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Something the media largely missed in the midst of multiple budgetary battles this week was the fact that this is what bipartisanship looks like.

The Art Of Cooking

Gastronomista | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Carl Kleiner can be credited to really blowing up the deconstructed recipe scene with his Ikea advertisements, Homemade is Best. We've seen many copy...

A New Way For Small Businesses To Track Mobile Ads

Avinash Kaushik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Avinash Kaushik

Over the past two years, mobile search queries have increased by 500 percent. And yet we're slow to catch up to this trend. It's estimated that nearly...

That Little Black and White Box at the Bottom of Advertisements

Ross Resnick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ross Resnick

While Facebook and other social sites bring the consumer one step closer to a brand relationship, putting a bar code in between the customer and the product just seems plain silly.

Ads Coming To eBooks? | EMILY STEEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The marketing world is drawing up plans to invade one of the last bastions of media that is largely advertising-free: books. As e-books proliferate, ...

The Worst Ad in America

Chris Morran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chris Morran

On the verge of stardom is Flo, the heavily made-up, motor-mouthed ball of cheer whose bright white smile and manic love for Progressive Insurance has divided audiences.

Update: Nordstrom Response to BBN Inquiry

BlackAndBrownNews | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Nordstrom's response to's inquiry: In a telephone call to BBN last Friday, a Nordstrom spokesperson said, "Nordstrom sides with ...

In Time for Fashion Week: The Debasing Exploitation of Young Black Girls

BlackAndBrownNews | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

( This advertisement masked as a short film for a fashion line was commissioned and created by White men with no visible under...

New Nike Ad? It Should Have Held That Tiger

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sarah O'Leary

Like millions of Americans, I was surprised (albeit not shocked) by the latest Nike Golf/Tiger Woods commercial. As a marketer, I want to shed some light on how Nike may have found its way to the exploitive "dad back from the grave" commercial.

School Bus Ads Could Help School Budgets

AP | By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP | Posted 11.16.2011 | Business

SEATTLE -- School districts have imposed all sorts of drastic cuts to save money during the down economy, canceling field trips and making parents pay...

Towards a Bill of Rights for Online Advertisers

Benjamin Edelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Benjamin Edelman

As small businesses move online, they deserve protections at least as strong as what they've enjoyed for decades in traditional advertising channels.

French Anti-Smoking Ads Spark Scandal For Equating Smoking To Oral Sex

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) PARIS — A provocative anti-smoking ad campaign featuring teens in a subservient sexual position has sparked a storm of controversy in Franc...

The Pump's "Without Crap" Funny Ad, Disses Unhealthy Food (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

New York City's The Pump chain of eateries, known for fresh, healthy food just launched a hilarious video ad. Centered around the theme "sans crap" ...

Close Gitmo, End Torture | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Inspired by sustained support for an end to torture from the world community and a clear majority of Americans, launched a metro billboa...

Advertisement: Watch The Trailer For Pirate Radio. In Theatres Now

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Watch The Trailer For Pirate Radio. In Theatres Now...

Advertisement: Health care reform won't hurt Medicare, it will actually strengthen it.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home