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A commercial for Old Spice ‘Invisible Sprays’ by Adult Swim wherein:

Rick introduces Morty to some of his new, great smelling friends.


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CGP Grey explains how much YouTubers and YouTube makes from the split-second ad-placement auctions that supply commercials based on information and estimates about you and the video you’re about to watch.

Footnote video here.

Grey fields questions on this Reddit thread.


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A spectacularly overblown 1991 hearts and minds commercial for US restaurant chain Sizzler, wherein the song of freedom reigns, apparently.

MORE: Stop Whatever You’re Doing and Watch This Absurd 1991 Sizzler Promo Video (Esquire)


(H/T: Carlos Restaurant Within A Restaurant)

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A buttgag-heavy parody of a recent McDonald’s ‘Signs’ commercial.

The original legend was ‘ For years, McDonald’s signs across the country have been used to spread messages of love, hope and respect. This is a collection of some of those signs.’

Not any more.


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A 1960s commercial for Post (the company that currently makes Shreddies) Sugar Rice-Krinkles starring mascot, Krinkles – a grinning nightmare that makes Pennywise look positively adorable.



High comedy Sage investment advice from John Moran of Jones Lang LaSalle

The amount of money available for commercial property has “tripled”* in the last six months.

We’re back, baby. Call Drummer!

Wild Willie writes:

Bet this guy also shouted STOP THE MADNESS!

Source: Picked out of arse


Adidas ‘Super’: a ‘test commercial’ written and directed by TJ O’Grady Peyton, currently shortlisted for the Cannes Young Directors Award 2013.

Shot on location in Darndale, Dublin (and Bray, Co. Wicklow).

Featuring Packy Connors, Stephen Clinch, Johnny Elliot, Robbie Quigley, Jake and Megan Ward.

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Imagine if one day capitalism reaches the point, where the big brands starts to sponsor the superheroes. How would this influence their images? Based on this hypothesis, I decided to experiment with some characters, and see what would be the results of such idea.

(Hat tip: Ringos Dove)