Advertisers will exploit any and all current news events, as quickly and as ineptly as possible. The rescue of the Chilean miners. Wikileaks. Grumpy Cat. The 2012 Presidential election (penis size edition).
Now, via Germany and Berlin ad agency Glow, we have the FIRST! known incident of Snowden-vertising, with a U.S. and British clandestine electronic surveillance programs execution thrown in.
Look for more to come, and we’ll be covering them.
- The Dakota Access Pipeline will no longer cross under a river near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation, a major victory for protesters.
- The death toll from Oakland's warehouse party fire has risen to 33. "We're expecting the worst and hoping for the best," officials said Sunday.
- An anti-establishment wave has prompted Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to resign after losing a constitutional referendum.
- A woman clapped back at her anti-gay neighbor using festive rainbow Christmas lights 🎄👏