another equestrian client, another bad ad

I've posted several times before about the fertile ground for Bad Ads that is horsey magazines.  To be fair, equestrian clients are notorious for having big ideas and lots to say but small budgets, but I've found yet another tram-smash for your viewing pleasure. In this case either the agency simply forgot to replace the … Continue reading another equestrian client, another bad ad

considering overconfidence

I’ve encountered a few people recently for whom Confidence is so much not a problem…that it actually is. pic from here I think overconfidence is a trait we don’t consider enough.  Because it can lead to all kinds of problems.  It’s the ‘how hard can it be?’ attitude that leads people to have accidents.  Or … Continue reading considering overconfidence

you wait all year for a sheepdog gag then…

Northern car supermarket business The Car People released their new ad (by Leeds agency Propaganda) just in time for the Easter Bank Holiday The problem is, it’s terribly, terribly close in concept to the Guinness St Patricks Day viral by AMV BBDO from last month (first released around 29th Feb, but it didn’t go mainstream … Continue reading you wait all year for a sheepdog gag then…