This ad, featuring the Pope necking with Egyptian imam Mohamed Ahmed el-Tayeb, was pulled after running only once because—surprise— the Vatican angrily protested.
All hail the power of Photoshop.
THIS is the best of the last 12 months?
It’s not an original idea, probably stolen from a 1990 piece of Berlin street art depicting Leonid Brezhnev and Erich Honecker kissing (see below).
It’s not even an original Benetton idea—see this nun and priest ad from 1991.
Great job, Gods of Creativity.
Ad agencies: Fabrica, Italy and 72andSunny, Amsterdam.
Obama + Chávez. He tastes like oil!
Mahmoud Abbas and Bibi Netanyahu. Looks very forced by both parties.
Former French president Nicolas “little Sarko” Sarkozy and German chancellor Angela Merkel.
South Korean President Lee Myung-bak plants one on the corpse of the Dear Leader Kim Jong-il.
- A second wave of bomb threats sent to Jewish community centers brought the number of locations threatened on Monday to 29.
- Trump accused Barack Obama of organizing recent protests against him and leaking information from the White House to the press.
- Accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers fessed up to the Oscars oops that caused "La La Land" to be named best picture instead of "Moonlight."
- Elon Musk announced that his SpaceX company will send two tourists around the moon by 2018 🚀🌝