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Billboards

  1. campaign trail
    Can You Spot Elvis in This New Calvin Klein Ad?Willy Vanderperre shot the brand’s new campaign in the California desert.
  2. Comedy Central Bought a Billboard for ‘The President Show’ Three Miles […]Anthony Atamanuik’s new show The President Show debuts on Comedy Central this Thursday, and the network found a way to make sure that the real […]
  3. advertising
    Billboard Suggests It’s Cool to Throw Rocks at Girls As Long As They’re DiamondsIt reads, “Sometimes, it’s OK to throw rocks at girls.”
  4. everyday sexism
    Someone Paid $2,000 to Provide Us With This Terrible BillboardIt’s still unclear who’s behind it, but a protest will take place underneath on Sunday.
  5. marketing antics
    Scientology Not a Fan of South Park BillboardThe White House and the Lincoln Memorial have also complained.
  6. Billboards in Albany Begging Drivers to Report Crime by Committing Other Crime“C’mon, help an agent out here. Please?”
  7. billboards
    Does This Billboard in Toronto Tease New Drake?“The 6 God Is Watching.”
  8. ‘Nathan for You’s New Billboards Are PerfectNathan for You’s new season starts next Thursday, so the promotional machine is in full swing. And naturally, Nathan Fielder isn’t just putting […]
  9. the war on christmas
    Atheist Billboard Will Make Palin’s Head ExplodeThe “true” meaning of Christmas is … Chinese food?
  10. ‘The Onion’ Has a Great Piece Mocking Billboards for ‘Seinfeld’ RerunsIt’s strange that there are so many billboards for Seinfeld syndicated airings in big cities in 2013, and The Onion has a great article about […]
  11. Chris Gethard Gets a Billboard; Still Finds a Way to Self-Deprecate IFC recently adopted Chris Gethard and like all adoptions, that meant they had to get him a 30 ft. x 30 ft. billboard. Sounds great, right? […]
  12. modern love
    Brooklyn Romantic Risks Spinal Injury to Propose Marriage on BillboardHe wanted to show her he was serious.
  13. dark knight rises
    See a Cool Billboard for Dark Knight RisesOuch! That had to hurt!
  14. billboards
    Even Other Baseball Teams Are Using Derek Jeter in Their Ads NowThe Yankees shortstop is featured prominently on a billboard advertising the on-sale date for Cubs tickets.
  15. shmashmortion
    To Celebrate Black History Month, Anti-Abortion Group Buys Offensive Billboard in Soho“The most dangerous place for an African American is in the womb.”
  16. the war on christmas
    An Actual War on Christmas Is Happening at the Entrance to the Lincoln TunnelAn atheist billboard and a Catholic billboard go head-to-head.
  17. photo op
    Colorado Billboard Depicts President Obama As Gay Terrorist Mexican Gangster Devil-WorshiperIt’s like the greatest hits of anti-Obama smears.
  18. tea time
    Tea Party Decides Its Hitler-Obama-Lenin Billboard Was a Little Over the Top After AllThe group’s founder had the billboard papered over today.
  19. imaginary conversations
    Jim Dolan Reportedly Called Jay-Z to Complain About the Nets’ Midtown BillboardAn imaginary conversation.
  20. if he dies he dies
    Mikhail Prokhorov Buys Space on a Very Specific Manhattan BillboardA mural of Prokhorov and Jay-Z is going up at 34th Street and Eighth Avenue.
  21. awkward breakups
    ‘Billboard Mistress’ Family Says She Didn’t Know Charles Phillips had a WifeThat still doesn’t change the fact that those billboards were crazy.
  22. awkward breakups
    Is Revenge Worth $250,000 and Public Embarrassment?For billboard-buying jilted mistress YaVaughnie Wilkins, it is.
  23. media metamorphoses
    Nielsen Business Media Shutting Down Editor & Publisher and Kirkus ReviewsIn addition, they’re selling off ‘Adweek,’ ‘Mediaweek,’ ‘Backstage,’ ‘Billboard,’ and ‘The Hollywood Reporter.’
  24. the greatest depression
    Okay, Who Is Behind This Recession 101 Campaign?The creator of the mysterious billboards says he made them at the behest of a kindhearted donor. Naturally, we’re skeptical.
  25. michael jackson
    Michael Jackson Fans Won’t Stop Till They Get Enough (of His CDs, That Is)He sold another 1.1 million albums last week.
  26. michael jackson
    Michael Jackson (Temporarily) Saves the Record IndustryEveryone’s buying MJ!
  27. music
    Chrisette Michelle Debuts at No. 1 in Dubious FashionHer LP sold 83,000 copies, making it the lowest-selling album ever to top the Billboard charts.
  28. mantasies
    Armani Billboards Rejected Because of a Man’s ButtSex sells, people. We’ve got the picture. Only you’ll never see it in the meatpacking district.
  29. photo op
    Lady Liberty Gets a BindiIn the last Jet Airways ad, the Statue of Liberty goes Gwen Stefani, circa 1996, on us.
  30. apropos of nothing
    Madonna and Mariah Carey Dethrone ElvisMimi and Madge set ‘Billboard’ Hot 100 records with their worst songs ever.
  31. gossipmonger
    Nick Lachey and JCPenney Do Not Mix, Even If Paid to Do SoNick Lachey threw a hissy fit at a JCPenney party on Hudson Street, despite the fact that he was being paid to be there. Michael Strahan says he loves girlfriend Nicole Murphy, but isn’t sure about marriage. Execs at Sony are annoyed that Michael Jackson’s Thriller 25 is on the Billboard oldies’ chart instead of the Billboard Top 200 chart, despite the fact that it has six new songs. Nelly picked up the coat-check girl at Plumm. Outkast’s André 3000 is looking for an apartment in the city and just toured a multi-million-dollar penthouse on West 13th Street. Justin Timberlake gave menu recommendations to patrons at his Southern Hospitality.
  32. the take
    New Tour Blogs From ‘Billboard’ Reveal That Driving in a Van Is Boring