Posts tagged: Adverts

Wild animals, smiling kids. It must be Africa

Over at Africa Is a Country Sean and Sonja have been doing a great job of rounding up the very worst of cliche-ridden World Cup ads from around the world. No ad is complete without wild animals and smiling kids. I’ll post the top three from their site below.┬áBut first, here’s the BBC’s effort. (They [...]

Wednesday June 2nd, 2010 in , , , | 1 Comment »

“Beyond 2010, there’s a nation united”

I rather like these South African adverts for BP, inspired by the best football comedy sketch ever (not that the list is that long): Monty Python’s version of Greece versus Germany “There’s the Ubuntu strategy” “Some direction there from the car guards” “Stopping in the middle of nowhere again. That’s got to be a penalty” [...]

Tuesday March 30th, 2010 in , , , | 1 Comment »