Sam Kekovich is hitting the US in a big way in his bid to get Meat & Livestock Australia’s message out across the world… and he’s also taken a picture of condoms made from lamb. Read more »
The last time Mumbrella reviewed a McDonald’s ad in Canada, it was a lukewarm reception to say the least. But its latest effort gets points for the freebie factor and the relevant branded stunt. Read more »
Dr Mumbo has been following with interest the international media coverage surrounding the “racist” Australian-made KFC ad – and the subsequent take up of the story by the Australian media throughout the day. Read more »
Love Harnell, if that is your real name, has come up with the enterprising concept of launching an online jingle service. Read more »
The Glue Society is always up to something interesting outside of the traditional ad space. Read more »
Don’t you hate it when you start laughing at the most inappropriate moment, like at a funeral or in the middle of a wedding ceremony with people you don’t really know? Read more »
Well it seems last year’s Best Job in the World turned out to be more a case of ‘most exhausting job in the world’ if you’re to believe the lucky Briton who was given the task of promoting the Islands of the Great Barrier Reef for Tourism Queensland. Read more »
The Advertising Standards Bureau has released its latest set of rulings for the year and guess which advertiser made on its complaints list – Advanced Medical Institute. Read more »
Kyle Sandilands, the 2DayFM host, has managed to make it onto another top ten list this week – and all for the wrong reasons. Read more »
The work Christmas parties are drawing to a close, the hangovers are fading and soon it’ll be time to celebrate all over again come New Year’s Eve.
Dr Mumbo takes a look at some of the video Christmas cards sent to bring in the silly season.
It’s always unfortunate when you spot a typo in a press release – well, for the PR agency anyway – and even worse when it’s sexually loaded. Read more »
It’s not been the most glorious day of the year for the good folk of online newsletter Travel Today.
First it emailed to their subscriber list the following mildly embarrassing message: Read more »
New biz running a bit thin? Read more »
Is it too late to reopen the turkey of the year award? Read more »
While Toyota has this week taken the baton from Westpac in the ‘how to get in the headlines for all the wrong reasons’ PR disaster stakes, spoofs of the latter’s banana smoothies video keep rolling in thick and fast. Read more »
As Australia’s national media writers prepare for their short six or seven week holiday, The Australian’s Media section today offers its wrap-up of the year. Read more »