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JWT and Ford Prove Me Wrong

TweetThe other day when I posted about JWT and Ford being the victims of some anonymous and soon-to-be jobless creatives going around the approval process to post their idiotic print ads on Ads of the World, it turns out that’s not exactly what went down. AdAge reports that the offending ads were entered in (and later pulled from, at JWT’s request) India’s top ad awards, the Goafest Abbys. What’s more, they had a client letter... Read More

Ford, JWT, and Ankle Biters

TweetWhen tone-def agencies make offensive ads and their bumbling clients approve them, it creates an easy target for finger-wagging. I’ve certainly asked “What were they thinking?” a few times, on this blog and elsewhere, and I know I’m not alone. Today, however, proved that advertisers don’t even have to do anything dumb to get in trouble, thanks to the miracle of the internet. At the end of last week, Business Insider... Read More