UKIP’s Anti-Immigration Poster Features An Immigrant

David O’Rourke appears as an unemployed British builder on a poster for the anti-immigration party. He’s also appeared in a Brendan Gleeson film. View this image › The face of UKIP’s anti-immigration European election campaign posters is an Irish actor who emigrated to the UK Read More …

McDonald’s New Promotion: We’ll Trade Our Fries For Your Love

After pushing back against reports of a new “Lovin’ Beats Hatin’” advertising slogan, McDonald’s has released its lovin’-themed marketing campaign. View this image › McDonald’s Love might not be able to conquer all, or save ousted McDonald’s CEO Donald Thompson’s job. But for a limited Read More …

Top 10 Collectibles for Eccentrics

Have you always wondered what eccentrics really collect besides creepy jars of suspended liquids like the movies might show? There are plenty of boring, ordinary collectibles like shot glasses or teaspoons, but here are the top 10 collectibles that you can actually pick up yourself Read More …

Scientists Strap Cameras On Squid To Observe Their Flashy Behavior

It seems that the ocean truly is full of party animals. If you venture into the big blue, you can find disco clams, glittering schools of sardines, neon sharks and glowing jellyfish. Now, to add to the list, it turns out that there’s a squid Read More …

36 Crazy Fashion Pieces You Can Actually Buy

The Good This is the kooky stuff that is actually kind of awesome. 1. Hamburger Backpack View this image › asos.com Anything hamburger-print or pizza-print is universally acceptable. $81.74 from Asos. 2. Kitten Print BodyCon Dress View this image › blackmilkclothing.com Who doesn’t want a Read More …

If Social Sharing Determined Emmy Winners

Sunday night’s Emmy results disappointed Breaking Bad and Mad Men fans everywhere. But how would the shows fare if social media determined television’s biggest winners instead? The infographic, created by social advertising company RadiumOne, details the number of social shares about popular Emmy shows, including Read More …

F-ck Photoshop: The Pencil For the Purist

Zach Hilder, a creative at BBH New York, created this pencil as a personal comment on design and advertising today. (link) report

This Speaker Dock Will Never Become Obsolete

LAS VEGAS — There’s no lack of speaker docks and Bluetooth-enabled speakers here at the International CES 2013, but I’ve been keeping my eye open for solutions for people who uprgaded to the iPhone 5. Short of having Apple’s 30-pin-to-Lightning connector adapter — which doesn’t Read More …

Apple Hits $100 a Share for First Time Since Stock Split

A televison shows Apple (AAPL) stock reports as traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on September 23, 2013 in New York City. Image: Spencer Platt/Getty Images UPDATE 4:10 pm ET Tuesday: Apple stock ended the day at a split-adjusted record Read More …

‘Hobbit’ more likely had Down Syndrome than a new species

Many people believe that what was found in Liang Bua Cave on the island of Flores in Indonesia in 2003-2004 was some variety of hobbit-like human or prehuman. Our research published today argues that it was more likely just one of the local island inhabitants Read More …