sum1: I Am Not Lovin’ It. via placebokatz: yay, TrustoCorp

*Good design fiction has an audience like fiction does, but it’s hampered if it overindulges in storytelling elements. And if it plays to a general audience, it’s gonna waste too much time in exposition. *If you think of a thriving social enterprise that lies a lot about designed products, it’s advertising. It’s probably no accident […]

American Apparel Successfully Swallows Its Ad Spoofer – Ad Remixes – Gawker

American Apparel Successfully Swallows Its Ad Spoofer – Ad Remixes – Gawker All subversive things in our culture must eventually be co-opted by the very things that they subvert. It’s the American way. The American Apparel ad spoofer—who had a months-long run of fame for creating super-porny ripoffs of AA ad posters (which eventually turned out to be Photoshop fakes by […]

Stereotypical hipster brand American Apparel has always walked the fine line between sexiness and porn with its ads (like the one pictured). Or gone over the line, depending on your perspective. But now the anonymous prankster that earlier posted a fake finger-in-the-butt AA billboard has struck again, helping the company along its inevitable path to […]

Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters | Journal of the mental environment

Adbusters Culturejammer Headquarters | Journal of the mental environment Adbusters has long been a voice of critical opposition in our media saturated world. They are based in Vancouver, and have an international following through their magazine and their events.