Q315 Topic: Sex Grows Up

Intentionally controversial, organized sexual rights movements are drawing the spotlight. … Read More

Marriage Is No Longer The Norm

The new census 2010 figures are out, and for the first time since they began tabulating family data in 1940, there are more un-wed couples in the USA than married couples. Households with husband-wife couples has now fallen below 50 … Read More

The Man’s Guide To Love

The life evidence we have in the Guys and Dolls™ wave is the either very masculine or very feminine.  For the guys examples we have super macho stuff like the Dr. Pepper 10 campaign. I’m so happy to have found … Read More

Liquid-Plumr Ad “Goes There”

I this found this “saucy number” over at AdWeek, have you seen it yet? “Liquid-Plumr has a product called Double Impact. So, really, what choice did DDB San Francisco have but to create the innuendo-stuffed spot below with a housewife … Read More

Gal Pal Certified

Girls talk about guys.  FACT.  Many of us love to match-make too. We discuss our relationships… often in gory detail. Sorry guys, but your girlfriend/wife’s friends probably know more about you than you would be comfortable with. The thing is, … Read More

Condoms & Sex Toys That Come To You

I was originally thinking of this for the Barely Legal™ wave since it involves condoms and sex toys, but then I realized on a deeper level it’s about HOW & WHERE the products are meeting the consumer. We all know … Read More

“You Wanna Burger, Baby?”

As the Food Truck wars heat up in Los Angeles, everyone’s looking for an angle… a gimmick that will set them apart from the pack. Well here’s a textbook case of Suggestive Selling™ and it seems to be working out … Read More

Fast And Furious – The New Speed of Dealing With Backlash

Here’s an example of “people power” reversing a decision in a matter of hours. Ad company Adshel initially agreed to take to take down safe sex posters created by JuniorBrisbane for QAHC (Queensland Association for Healthy Communities) after claiming it … Read More

Make It A Bourbon On The Rocks… Or, Er… Tongue

There’s a fierce debate raging among my friends about whether this Jim Beam viral is gross or sexy. I’m falling more in the sexy camp… perhaps Sexily Gross? Whatever camp you fall in, you must admit it’s a fairly engaging … Read More

How to achieve a Portugasm

So it’s no surprise that Fast Food advertising has mainly dwelt in the lowest, physiological level of Maslow’s Hierarchy.  Tearing animalistically into a huge sloppy burger is a guilty, sometimes uncontrollable URGE right?  Hehe That’s why Suggestive Selling is perfect … Read More