Pigs! MFCEO! Parkour! Sexism! LED boarding! Other's expense! Touching Russia! Bikes! Trickery! Sushi! Linkage!

  • Woop
  • March 1, 2012
  • Ben Fahy

Youtube VideoAn absolutely brilliant ad for the Guardian that imagines how it would cover the story of the three little pigs in print and online.

Youtube VideoThe MFCEO Kenny Powers is back with the Blades in the amazing online campaign for K-Swiss (if prudes happen to be tut tutting nearby, put your headphones on).

Youtube VideoAdvertising's love affair with parkour continues.

Youtube VideoA good dose of 1970s sexism in this old ad for Cosmopolitan. 

Youtube VideoLED boarding.

Youtube VideoThe opposite of LED boarding.

Youtube VideoTouching Russia.

Youtube VideoA masterclass in behaviour change. How the Dutch created a cycling culture.

Amazing Kiwi-made projector trickery from Perceptual Engineering, a beautiful video celebrating the history of sushiBanksy's take on advertising, Angelina Jolie's right leg, be careful when you talk about 55 gallon barrels of lube online, stop annoying people from talking with this glorious machine, and Hillary Barry channels Whitney Houston.

 

 

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Whittaker's divides the court of public opinion – but all for a good cause

  • Advertising
  • February 22, 2019
  • Caitlin Salter
Whittaker's divides the court of public opinion – but all for a good cause

On Monday, Whittaker’s launched its latest novelty chocolate-lolly mash up with a chocolatey answer to retro bakesale treat coconut ice. The Coconut Ice Surprise chocolate has a twist though, 20c from each block goes to Plunket – a charity which New Zealanders agree is a worthy cause. However, to relate the chocolate to the charity, Whittaker's has built the campaign around baby gender reveal parties, causing a backlash from the public who argue gender norms have expanded beyond blue for boys and pink for girls.

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