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BANNED: London Buses Rejects PETAâEUR(TM)s Dog Roast Christmas Ad
Offbeat  (tags: business, ads, london, england, PETA, christmas, animals, culture, humans, pictures, society, unusual )

- 523 days ago -
One hundred buses were meant to be serving up some food for thought from PETA this Christmas, but at the last minute, London Buses refused to run our advert on the grounds that it may cause offence.
This Mom's Hysterical Online Ad for a 100-Year-Old Bassinet Shows the Buyer's Remorse Struggle Is Real
Offbeat  (tags: babies, mothers, baby furniture, bassinets, ads, humor )

- 1027 days ago -
We've all had a moment where the satisfaction from a seemingly ideal purchase suddenly morphs into a raging case of buyer's remorse. That is precisely why we can relate to the mom who posted an insanely funny online ad to resell a 100-year-old bassinet...
People Impersonate The Internet's Funniest Cats In This Absurd VW Spot
Offbeat  (tags: cats, ads )

- 1489 days ago -
They're cute. They're cuddly. And quite often they're jerks. But whether they're killing you with cuteness or being hell-raising rabble-rousers who seem intent on actually killing you, one thing is certain: the Internet loves them.
South Africa Court Lifts Ban on Zuma Lion Ads
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, lions, ads )

- 2039 days ago -
A South African court ruled Thursday it was unconstitutional to ban an advertising campaign by an activist group urging President Jacob Zuma to stop the trade in lion bones.
100 Cats Turned Loose in An IKEA Store to Film Commercial; 'Making-of' Spot Becomes a Web Hit! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, Ikea, ads, environment, protection )

- 3166 days ago -
What happens when you set 100 cats loose in an IKEA furniture store after all the customers have gone home? Well, predictably, you'll get some fur on the couches and linens, you'll have a few kitty swatting matches and you just may end up needing
Dodge Removes Suzie the Chimp From Its Tent Event Commercial [Video]
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, chimps, ads )

- 3201 days ago -
A few weeks ago Unleashed broke the story about the curious case of a Dodge tent event commercial starring Suzie, the young chimpanzee, which was pulled after the car manufacturer received complaints from animal activists about their use of such an
15 Funniest Commercials From Your Childhood
Offbeat  (tags: Commericials, TV, Ads, Funny, YouTube )

- 3205 days ago -
Thanks to the glorious time-wasting powers of YouTube and other video sites, college students can revisit the memorable ads of their youth with an ease they never would have dreamed of the first time they saw these clips on TV.
Dodge Pulls Chimp From Its 'Tent Event' Ad! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, chimps, ads, Dodge )

- 3226 days ago -
PETA's Primatologist, Julia Gallucci, was told by the CEO of Dodge that, after receiving complaints from PETA and other animal protection groups, the company has made the decision to remove the chimpanzee from their commercial.
Cutest Commercial EVER Wins Ad Agency An Award
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, ads, protection )

- 3349 days ago -
Here's some monkey business that PETA applauds: BBDO's clever, cute, and completely animal-friendly new ad for GE, featuring snow monkeys who are undisturbed in their natural habitat. There's even an animatronic monkey "hand"--watch for it:
Twiggy's New Anti-Fur Ad
Offbeat  (tags: animals, anti fur, Twiggy, ads, protection )

- 3383 days ago -
Before there was Gaga, Eva, or Natalie, there was Twiggy. From her groundbreaking debut in the '60s to her insightful (and compassionate) presence on America's Next Top Model, Twiggy is always in style--so it's no surprise that the eternally vogue icon
PETA Pulls Unauthorized Anti-Fur Ad Featuring Michelle Obama, Asks White House to Demand Name Change for Circus Elephant Named F
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ads, First Lady, Peta, protection )

- 3419 days ago -
The animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals said Tuesday it is pulling an ad campaign that used the likeness of First Lady Michelle Obama without her permission
No Bunnies Threw Up in the Filming of This Ad...or Maybe Some Did?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, ads, protection, environment )

- 3471 days ago -
I recently watched this "Sweet Million's" commercial, one ostensibly cute enough to elicit a genuine "awww" from Dick Cheney. Bloggers from across the country have almost unanimously agreed that "widdle bunniewunnies riding in widdle teacupsis" is the
Air Canada: That's a Wrap
Offbeat  (tags: Air Canada, airplanes, Peta, ads, environment, seals )

- 3545 days ago -
When PETA caught wind of Air Canada's financial woes, we flew into action with a tempting offer that could help keep the company flying sky high and save thousands of seals from being slaughtered on Canada's ice floes each year. PETA V.P. Dan Mathews
World Wildlife Fund Condemns 'Disturbing' 9/11 Ad
Offbeat  (tags: ads, 9/11, WWF, environment, protection )

- 3546 days ago -
The World Wildlife Fund condemned Wednesday an advertisement claiming to be from the environmental group circulated on the Internet depicting an "offensive" scene where dozens of airplanes can be seen converging on downtown New York.
'I Don't Get Out of My Kennel for Less Than £10,000'
Offbeat  (tags: animals, models, ads, dogs, environment, pets, protection )

- 3554 days ago -
Model Elle Macpherson has hired her labradoodle out to a canine ad campaign.

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