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What If Europe's Top Football Clubs Got The American Sports Logo Treatment?

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Here's a pretty good idea of what it might look like if the sports logos of Europe's best clubs were suddenly designed by Americans.

#Guardians of the Galaxy

Why I’m Worried About ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’

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'Guardians Of The Galaxy' finally debuted a trailer... and it's hinting Marvel might just have some trouble.

Movies

Champ Kind Offered Up His Trademark ‘WHAMMY!’ For Colin Cowherd

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David Koechner stopped by 'Colin Cowherd's New Football Show' on Sunday in character as Champ Kind from 'Anchorman: The Legend Continues.'

#WILL FERRELL

Ron Burgundy On A Street Corner With Donuts & A 40? The ‘Anchorman 2′ Marketing Blitz Continues.

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The Ron Burgundy marketing blitz continues on Reddit and they aren't even trying at this point. Just release the movie already!

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Ron Burgundy Is Getting His Own Scotch Whisky Called ‘Great Odin’s Raven’

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Just in time for 'Anchorman: The Legend Continues,' Ron Burgundy is getting his own Scotch whisky called 'Great Odin's Raven.'

#instagram

The ‘Star Wars’ Instagram Account Debuted Today With The Best Possible Photo

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The official Star Wars Instagram account debuted today with Darth Vader posing for a selfie.

WONDER TWINS

Ashton Kutcher And Mila Kunis Are Apparently Playing The Wonder Twins

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Midtown Comics received a promotional poster for a Wonder Twins film starring Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis, but could it just be distraction marketing?

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Thinking About Going To Toronto? Spirit Airlines Has A Rob Ford-Inspired Deal For You!

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Thanks to the fine folks at Spirit Airlines, we can all travel to Toronto cheaply to hang with our new crackhead overlord, Rob Ford.

#WILL FERRELL

Dodge Durango Sales Are Through The Roof Thanks To Ron Burgundy

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Sales of the Dodge Durango are way, way up since the new line of Ron Burgundy commercials started airing in early October.

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BioShock Infinite’s Cover Art And The Problem Of Selling Games

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BioShock Infinite has a bland cover. And that's because the kind of people who care about covers don't buy enough video games to count.

#LISTS

Dear Rapper, Abandon These 8 Marketing Strategies

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Every couple of years, the musical landscape undergoes seismic shifts.

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How The Music Industry Fails At Marketing

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I recently tried to find the Top 40 in one place and buy it. It took a lot longer than it really should have.

#Batman

The 'Dark Knight Rises' Billboard…Rises?

We're officially in The Dark Knight Rises countdown mode on the internet, boys and girls (pre-purchase your tickets on Craigslist for mere hundreds of dollars.

#Twitter

Smart Car Pwns Ad Exec On Twitter With Brilliant Bird Crap Infographic

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Swap out "a bird" for "Mel Gibson" = Exponentially funnier Recently ad agency exec Clayton Hove, a self-titled "Concept Cowboy," tweeted quite the unfunny observation: "Saw a bird had crapped on a Smart Car.

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8 Things I Learned From The Behind-The-Scenes Look At A McDonald's Burger Photoshoot

If you graduated from dial-up any time in the last decade then you've run across one of the assorted "Fast Food: Ads Vs. Reality" comparison graphics that seemingly go viral once a quarter.

#video games

Activision Jumps Right Over the Moral Horizon, Hires Oliver North

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Let's just get this out of the way right now: Oliver North was part of a group within the US intelligence structure that sold weapons to Iran in order to raise money for a war Congress had specifically told the executive not to fund, because the people in question were also drug dealers.

oh brother

The Next "Call of Duty" Will Apparently Be Modern Day

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Let's all be shocked there's a new "Call of Duty" game coming out and that it's a sequel to "Black Ops".

Movies

LG Advertises 3D With Iconic Movie Posters From Different Angles

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Here's some noteworthy new advertising: for LG's "3D Sound" home theater system, ad agency Y&R has created three iconic movie posters from alternative angles to emphasize "Every Side of the Sound.


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