Man Builds Igloo In Brooklyn During Blizzard, Lists It On Airbnb For $200

Advertising art director Patrick M. Horton, who lives in Brooklyn, NY, with his roommates, decided the blizzard of 2016 was the perfect opportunity to build an igloo (technically a quinzhee). After three hours of work, they posted the snow-structure on Airbnb for 200 USD with Read More …

Two Buildings Were Having an All-Out Post-It War Until This Happened

Photograph by @freshasthedayshewasborn It all began with a simple “hi” (6th floor, 3 windows from the left). An employee at Harrison and Star at 75 Varick Street in New York city put up the innocent greeting, not knowing if anyone would respond. Photograph by Paul Read More …

Which U.S. Cities Are Being Ignored By TV?

Hollywood can’t seem to imagine anything outside New York and Los Angeles. View this image › Zooey Deschanel plays L.A. resident Jess Day on New Girl. Jennifer Clasen / FOX In an informal survey of 1,626 scripted shows that aired on broadcast and cable television Read More …

Man Lives In Cube In New York City’s Astor Place

A common tourist attraction in New York City is the giant, spinning steel cube in Astor Place that’s been a landmark since 1967. But unknown to others, Dave has been circumventing New York’s outrageous rent prices by living in the 500 sq ft cube for sometime Read More …

This 1,100 ft long Office Desk Seats All 125 Employees

The Barbarian Group Office, New York City Designed by Clive Wilkinson Architects | Photograph by Michael Moran     The Barbarian Group is an award-winning advertising agency in New York City. After 8 years at their previous office space, the team grew tired of the Read More …

Zombies Scare New Yorkers

As a clever viral marketing scheme, AMC has started a Put Zombies Back ad campaign after Dish Network dropped them and, vicariously, their hit zombie show The Walking Dead. To help promote their latest season, and to try and rally their fans to petition Dish, they have made Read More …

Lawyer Shows Off Flying Kicks And Rescues A Drowning Man In Epic Commercial

Pete Reid is either a marketing genius or an idiot savant. The Austin and New York-based lawyer put together an entirely unforgettable ad for his firm. He’s a go-getter of a legal force who not only defends clients, but also cuts hair and plays chess. Read More …

People Flying Over New York City

If you saw some people flying over New Your City lately, don’t worry, you are not crazy! To promote their new movie Chronicle, 20th Century Fox hired viral marketing agency Thinkmodo which flew three human shaped RC planes around Manhattan creating the illusion of people Read More …

21 Cool Product Ideas by Sebastian Errazuriz

Sebastian Errazuriz (1977), born in Chile and currently living in New York, is probably one of the most talented young artists today. By doing little alternations to everyday items he manages to create the most unusual products and fashion pieces that provoke both thought and Read More …

New York Sues Barclays Over “Dark Pool” Trading Practices

The New York State Attorney General’s lawsuit alleges Barclays mislead clients about protecting their dark high-frequency traders and “disproportionally” routed clients’ trades through its dark pools. New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a civil suit Wednesday against Barclays that alleged the large British Read More …