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Marilyn Monroe – Chanel 1 x Dior 0

Marilyn Monroe – Chanel 1 x Dior 0

When History and Marketing collides, there is only one who wins. And it is not Marketing. For this christmas Dior and Chanel are battling with one common weapon: Marilyn Monroe. The problem is that Dior features Marilyn Monroe perfuming herself with J’Adore  during a Dior couture’s fashion show. This is what we call an anachronism which is fine as it is an advertising. The problem is that Chanel just stroke back with a true Marilyn Monroe talking about Chanel N.5….

Internet Explorer 9, new commercial.

Internet Explorer 9, new commercial.

Microsoft released a new TV advertising campaign about its new Internet browser, IE9. During the London Summer Olympic games, Microsoft is buzzing on television with a new comercial for its browser. They claim a more “beautiful web”. They propose interesting features but when you see the commercial, you see that the content displayed is cooler than the Browser really. And the content, of course, is not from Microsoft (eg: Iron Man). But the commercial is well executed.   LA  …

This Video was forbidden in the USA… too sexy!!!

This Video was forbidden in the USA… too sexy!!!

This lingerie TV advertising was forbidden in the USA because it was considered too sexy. Some people say it does not “fit” ABC or FOX criteria for advertising.