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Iron Baby

An Iron Man movie parody, from French Canadian autodidact director Patrick Boivin, starring his baby girl. The costume was created by her uncle STROB. http://www.youtube.com/user/STROBdotNET Patrick Boivin’s newest video has gone viral, including a mention on Twitter from Iron Man director Jon Favreau who tweeted “You need to see this if you like Iron Man…

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Looky who is in NYC TIMESSSSSSS

This is cool.   Jessica Borutski, one of my former students (from back in the day when I taught some courses at Algonquin College for a few years) , has been popping up in the news lately for her redesign of Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, and other iconic WB characters for a NEW animated TV…

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Philips Carousel: Best Continuous Shot Ever?

Back in April 2009, Stink Digital and Tribal DDB Amsterdam unleashed the fury with an incredible campaign for Philips’ Cinema 21:9 HD Television. Scoffing at conventional product launch wisdom (i.e., television commercials, print ads, repeat) Philips’ brand team put their eggs into the digital basket; creating a flashy micro site with dreams of deeper consumer…

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Gorgeous Guinness World Ad

…and I don’t just mean the studly guys. Looks like they’re introducing a new slogan too. Not sure exactly what it means, but I think it means if I drink Guinness, the environment will be saved, so I’m in. Who’s with me?

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Always a Woman

A sweet little “advert” from the UK for John Lewis Department stores… (P.S. If you love this cover, it’s by former Guillemots front-man Fyfe Dangerfield, and he’s recentlytweeted that he’ll be releasing it as a digital download soon)

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Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution!

Following up on my previous post “Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity?” — Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we’re educating our children. He champions a radical rethink of our school systems, to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence. Why you should listen to him:  Why don’t we get the…

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