Is That Fake HUVr Board Video A Promo For 'Back to the Future IV'?


By now, many of you have seen a video called Belief which asks us to believe that hoverboard technology has been invented. The video begins with Christopher Lloyd (who played Dr. Emmett Brown in the series) arriving in a Delorean.

The video, which promises what we are about to see is real, features Terrell Owens, Moby, Tony Hawk, Schoolboy Q and Bethany Cosentino, gleefully hypes the the technology "invented" by a company called HUVrTech.

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by Steve Hall    Mar- 5-14    
Topic: Viral

Powerful Syrian Crisis PSA Asks Us to Imagine What Life Would be Like if the Crisis Were in Our Backyard


Don't Panic is out with a powerful Save the Children PSA which calls attention to the crisis in Syria by examining what would happen to a girl in London -- one second at a time -- if the crisis came to the UK.

The 90 second video, which begins with the girl's birthday and ends with her next, starts out lovingly enough with shots of warm family life. It then shares the tragic changes to the girl's life were the crisis occurring in her own back yard.

The video ends with "Just because it isn't happening here doesn't mean it isn't happening."

The work coincides with the lead up to the third anniversary of the crisis

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by Steve Hall    Mar- 5-14    
Topic: Cause

Pornhub Launches Competition to Seek Creative Director


Yes, you read that right. Porn site Pornhub has launched its Creative Director Challenge, a competition soliciting high-quality, "safe-for-work" designs for an upcoming multimedia advertising campaign. The winner of the challenge will be rewarded with a one-year paid employment contract as the official Creative Director of Pornhub.

Interested parties should check out the challenge site (a totally safe-for-work Tumblr site)

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by Steve Hall    Mar- 5-14    
Topic: Promotions

Bathroom Stunt Pranks Women With Foam-Ejaculating Shirtless Hotties


OK this is a little cheesy but you have to admit, these bathroom prankvertising stunts are pretty funny. This one's far milder than the one that scared the shit out of people for a drunk driving campaign.

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by Steve Hall    Mar- 5-14    
Topic: Guerilla

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