1. Jesus, he’s drunk.
“Pietà,” by Michelangelo.
The Chapel Bar & Bistro in Auckland, NZ. “7 Years of Almighty Nights.”
Here’s the ad agency press note:
After creating a stir with their 7th birthday print advert last year (here’s that ad) Chapel Bar has released another two executions in its holy campaign. Featuring a twist on your traditional biblical characters, the first execution generated massive media attention, with the second two in the series on track to continue the trend.”
Ad agency: Ogilvy & Mather, New Zealand.
2. “I will never drink again. A — HUUUURGGEHH — men.”
- A Memphis police officer was shot dead on Saturday night while conducting a routine traffic stop, according to a statement from the Memphis Police Department.
- A conservation group in Zimbabwe reported that Jericho, the brother of beloved lion Cecil, was shot and killed by a hunter. But some scientists monitoring the pride believe he is OK.
- Joe Biden has begun to "actively explore a possible presidential campaign," the New York Times reports.