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10 Brilliant New Cookbooks That are Inspiring the Country's Best Chefs

We asked the 100 contenders for The People’s Best New Chef about their favorite new cookbooks. Here, their top 10, ranked by level of obsession.<p>We …

Fiat Body-Paints a Bunch of Naked Women Into the Shape of a Car

This isn't the first time hot naked women have been painted like objects in advertising. It isn't even the first time hot naked women have been …

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The 4th Largest City In The World Has No Outdoor Advertising

In 2006, Sao Paulo, Brazil banned outdoor advertising.<p>In September 2006, the mayor of Sao Paulo passed a "Clean City Law," which essentially outlawed all outdoor advertising. 15,000 ads had to be removed, and store signs had to be shrunken down.<p>A NY Times article from 2006 described the …

A Billboard That Advertises Nothing But Clean Air

The government funds an art piece that comments on advertising. Tea Partiers: Is this proof that the U.S. is run by Commies?<p>A provocative new sculpture has opened at the U.S.-Canada border crossing near Vancouver, BC. It’s a billboard advertising…well, nothing.<p>So instead of your usual glimpse of …

Evian's Babies, The Most Successful Viral Ad Campaign Of All Time, Roll Again

It has already racked up nearly 13 million views on YouTube.<p>But viral success is not the same as sales success. After Roller Babies was released in 2009, sales of the water brand actually declined, according to Jonah Berger, an assistant professor of marketing at the Wharton School of the …