Weekend Challenge - First Car Ad

My kids are asleep and my wife's is sick. That means I'm bored. So I present a challenge to you. Find an advert for your first car. Sounds easy, but here is the twist, it has to be the correct trim level. So, if your first car was a clapped out 1994 Honda Civic DX, then no fair posting an ad for an Si. » 3/10/13 9:36am 3/10/13 9:36am

Watch Geico's Brilliantly Lazy Text-to-Speech Ad

Remember XtraNormal, the text-to-speech video website that brought us, among other clips, the glorious, profanity-laden HTC Evo vs. iPhone 4 video? Geico used it to create their latest TV spot. Is it brilliant, lazy, or both? » 10/26/10 7:45am 10/26/10 7:45am

Chinese Use Subtlety Instead Of Jingoism To Sell Trucks; How Un-American

What It's Selling: SG Pickups

Where It's At: China

What This Ad Intends To Say: We can hold lots of classified advertisements. » 7/28/08 12:30pm 7/28/08 12:30pm

You Don't Want To Know The Fuel Surcharge For Plutonium

What It's Selling: DHL Delivery

Where It's At: Nowhere yet, fiction

What This Ad Literally Says: "When your client wants the job done yesterday."

What This Ad Intends To Say: If you're a fancy business consultant of some kind getting stuff to your clients fast is important and we can help with that. » 7/17/08 3:45pm 7/17/08 3:45pm

BMW's Massive Russian Billboard Dangles Real Cars

BMW has created an absurdly huge billboard complete with what appears to be real cars stuck on the side. Total size of the Moscow-based advertisement is said to be over 65,000 square-feet. With functioning lights on the vehicles it all feels like a strange sideways highway for some sort of new anti-gravity-generating… » 3/31/08 5:00pm 3/31/08 5:00pm

Corollas For Victory!

Here's another in a long line of jittery Japanese-market car ads, this one showing how a pack of tie-wearing Toyota shoprats can whomp together an '84 Corolla for fashion-deranged monogloved chopsocky experts and fedora-wearing, flask-in-bottom-drawer newsies alike, all thanks to the mighty powers of the Munificent… » 3/31/08 10:20am 3/31/08 10:20am