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Meet One Of The Real 'Mad Men,' 1950s Ad Artist Mac Conner

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.10.2014 | Arts

Thanks in large part to Matthew Weiner and his penchant for the 1960s, the glorious graphic design of post-war America has been resurrected. "Mad Men"...

The Gap's Strange New Ad Campaign

Tom Silva | Posted 09.09.2014 | Media
Tom Silva

Ad agencies are notable for their skewered logic but the new Gap campaign is particularly fascinating because of the way it attempts to build a semiotic grid about authenticity and self-knowledge out of images and tag lines that actively contradict that.

Sassy Pants

Amy Mullis | Posted 08.07.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

My husband doesn't look like Zac Efron. But he looks like Prince Charming to me. And he does the dishes. And brings me a cup of tea every night.

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Used Doctored News Headlines In TV Ad

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 07.24.2014 | Politics

Bruce Rauner (R), an Illinois businessman and gubernatorial candidate, is being called out for running a television ad with some altered news headline...

The End Of This Guinness Commercial Will Melt Your Heart

Posted 07.04.2014 | Business

Guinness is back with another heartwarming advertisement this Fourth of July. To create the video, the beer maker again teamed up with BBDO New York, ...

Is Pro-Marijuana Pro-Propaganda?

Theodore Caputi | Posted 08.17.2014 | College
Theodore Caputi

There's a lot of buzz going around about marijuana legalization. Now that Colorado and Washington state have legalized recreational marijuana use, mar...

Scott Brown Ad Focuses On Physical Abuse

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 06.18.2014 | Politics

Scott Brown's campaign for senator from New Hampshire released a new ad Wednesday focusing on the Republican's family experience with physical abuse. ...

Bizarre Hyundai Ad References 70 Movies In 10 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 04.23.2014 | Entertainment

Ready for your daily dose of weird? Because Hyundai’s got 10 minutes of it for you. Uploaded Tuesday by the YouTube channel ShortCuts -- a channe...

Japanese Gum Ad Makes Us Think About GIANT GODZILLA-LIKE CAT, No Reason

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.18.2014 | Weird News

What comes to mind when you think of chewing gum? If you said a GIANT GODZILLA-LIKE CAT carrying a man around the streets of Tokyo, then you and the c...

WATCH: Guinness Did Yet Another Beer Commercial.. And It Will Make Your Heart Melt

Sarah Barness | Posted 02.22.2014 | Good News

We don't often give advertisers free promotion, but this Guinness commercial had us utterly captivated. Created by BBDO New York, the ad features a...

WATCH: Vintage KFC Commercial Is The Stuff Of Nightmares

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.09.2013 | Fifty

Who knew Colonel Sanders could be so...sinister? The vintage KFC ad above reveals a totally obscure side of the famously smiley chicken spokesman....

Rankings: The Best B-School Advertisements

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 09.02.2013 | College
Preetam Kaushik

B-School rankings, for the last few decades, have determined admissions, salaries, grants, publications in major journals and other factors linked clo...

LOOK: Man Takes Out Ad For Very Personal Reason

Posted 04.23.2013 | Weddings

One English man's marriage proposal made headlines -- literally. Groom-to-be Steve English bought a full-page ad in Norfolk, England's local newspa...

The Best 2013 Super Bowl Ads Compilation (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.03.2013 | Sports
Shira Lazar

More and more brands are putting their biggest Super Bowl ads up on YouTube before the big game is even played. What's Trending has gone around and found all the hottest, must-see Super Bowl 47 commercials and put them all together in one massive compilation.

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
Quora

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...