• Lunch Break Video: Southwest's New "Loyalty Goes Both Ways" Campaign

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    "Southwest's New 'Loyalty Goes Both Ways' Campaign" The Onion

  • What if a Killer Robot was Your Best Friend?

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    Heat created a new spot for Xbox One's exclusive video game Titanfall. The ad “Shadow,” imagines what it would be like to constantly be shadowed by a 25-foot Titan that obeys your every command. The spot attempts “to capture the ear-to-ear grinning invincibility you feel when you first climb into your very own Titan and start dominating the world.” While there’s nothing new about Heat’s approach, they struck a balance between live action and gameplay footage that a lot of similarly minded ads seem to miss.

    "Shadow" Titanfall - Heat

  • Font Men - Documentary on Jonathan Hoefler & Tobias Frere-Jones @H_FJ

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    Yep. We're totally going to geek out all over this one.

    You may not have heard of Jonathan Hoefler or Tobias Frere-Jones but you've seen their work. Before their recent split, they collectively ran the most successful and well respected type design studio in the world, creating fonts used by everyone from the Wall Street Journal to the President of the United States.

    Font Men, gives a peek behind the curtain into the world of Jonathan and Tobias. Tracking the history of their personal trajectories, sharing the forces that brought them together and giving an exclusive look at the successful empire they built together.

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  • Con-cepting - Advertising Ideas from Convicts

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    Great ideas can come from anywhere and three creatives plus one federal prison set out to prove it in their "Con-cepting" experiment. The contributors Ben, Marcus, Pat, and Luis are using the prison pen pal system to partner with convicts at the the Federal Bureau of Prisons to make ads. The prisoners serve as either writer or art director, while the ad creatives fill out the other role. They hope it proves two things: that creativity can be a career, and that good ideas can come from anywhere. Check it out.

  • The Muppets' Hijinks Caught on Tape for Toyota

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    Back in February Saatchi & Saatchi LA launched a new spot for Toyota that featured Terry Crews and the Muppets, since then the agency has been turning out cross-promotional content for Toyota and the Muppets movie. In the videos they showcase a pair of the characters driving the Toyota vehicle on the way to their premiere with plenty of hijinks along the way.

    "The Muppets Fill Up Before the Premiere" Toyota - Saatchi & Saatchi LA

    "The Muppets Run Out of Money" Toyota - Saatchi & Saatchi LA

    "The Muppets Try to Get Gas" Toyota - Saatchi & Saatchi LA

  • Now Hiring: Marketing Intern - @RedBrickSTL

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    Red Brick is hiring: Marketing Intern.
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  • Now Hiring Locally: Account Supervisor - @NewHonorSociety

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    Description:
    The Account Supervisor (AS) is responsible for managing all Agency resources to ensure the Client’s marketing needs are met. The AS looks beyond the day-to-day account needs and develops ways to grow the client’s business. Plays a key role in developing team members.

    See the full details

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  • Today in Very Important News: @TIME Ranks St. Louis as the 139th Selfiest City

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    To investigate the geography of selfie-taking, TIME built a database of more than 400,000 Instagram photos tagged “selfie” that included geographic coordinates. In total, the publication ranked 459 cities to determine the selfiest places on earth. St. Louis ranked 139th on the list — with 24 selfie-takers per 100,000 people. See how vain the rest of the world is here.

    TIME is clearly doing cutting-edge shit these days…

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