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Warmest 100 Won't Go Ahead This Year After Triple J Clamps Down On Social Vote Sharing

The Triple J Hottest 100 is an institution. On Australia Day, most young Aussies gets together with some beers and a barbecue to listen to the 100 …

Triple J's Hottest 100: does the Warmest 100 spoil it? – open thread

Everyone loves a list – but does the appeal wane when you know what's going to be on it? Last year, a group of tech experts managed to predict 92 of the records in Triple J's hottest 100 – the traditional countdown of listeners' favourite records of the year, broadcast on Australia day – and got …

The Year of the Protest in Pictures

Drunken street attacks are in focus, and decline, unlike domestic violence

The New South Wales state government has introduced a raft of new laws aimed at reducing alcohol-related violence, following media campaigns from Sydney's two big newspapers.<p>The response has been mixed. It has been largely positively received by police and medical associations, and negatively by …

Budweiser's Story Of A Puppy, A Clydesdale, And The Humans Who Don't Understand Dog-Horse Love Won The Super Bowl

The commercial tells the implausible story of the unbreakable bond between a 10-month-old Labrador Retriever, a Clydesdale horse, and the humans who just don't understand dog-horse platonic love.<p>Get ready to get misty-eyed all over again:<p>The ad agency Anomaly produced the ad, as well as "A Hero's …

Scarlett Johansson Makes Fun Of The SodaStream Controversy In Super Bowl Ad

For a soda manufacturing kit company, SodaStream sure knows how to start a controversy.<p>The brand got the first draft of its Super Bowl ad banned two years in a row for directly attacking Coca-Cola and Pepsi, two major Super Bowl sponsors.<p>This year's ad stars the new SodaStream "global brand …

Scarlett Johansson

Here's Jaguar's Cinematic Super Bowl Ad Explaining Why All The Best Movie Villains Are British

In the 60-second ad, actors Sir Ben Kingsley, Tom Hiddleston, and Mark Strong speak to the camera and posit that Brits make the best bad guys because "we're more focused," "we have a certain style," and "maybe we just sound right."<p>Along the way, the men use a fancy helicopter and two swerving …

So here's an engineer quitting her job in a Super Bowl ad

GoDaddy's promised live quitter is machine engineer Gwen Dean. She has set up a puppet business.<p>Monday will, no doubt, be full of interviews with Gwen Dean's boss, Ted.<p>Or, rather, her former boss.<p>It was Dean, a machine engineer, who turned out to be GoDaddy's promised quitter.<p>So there she was …

GoDaddy

Super Bowl commercials 2014: Radio Shack finally gets around to being not from 1988

In this evening's continuing series, we at SB Nation are grading Super Bowl commercials live as they appear. Our rulings are scientific, objective, and absolute.<p>I just saw your Super Bowl commercial, Radio Shack. Proud of you. I used to work for you between 2001 and 2005, and man, you were …

Why Toy Startup GoldieBlox's Historic $4 Million Super Bowl Ad Win Matters

If you paid extra close attention to the commercials during Sunday’s Super Bowl, you’ll have seen a genuinely history-making 30 second spot amid the annual cavalcade of supermodel breasts and beer-drinking bros.<p>Toy startup GoldieBlox, which makes construction and engineering kits for little girls, …

Bob Dylan Just Did A Chrysler Commercial At The Super Bowl, And Nobody Can Believe It

It's only been five years since Bob Dylan's music and images were used in a Pepsi commercial that compared him to will.i.am, but people were shocked to see the famously counterculture folk singer star in a Chrysler ad during this year's Super Bowl.<p>In the ad, Dylan does a voiceover touting American …

Super Bowl Commercials 2014: Grading Best and Most Memorable Ads

Link to Media<p>The Super Bowl is usually the most watched television event in the U.S. each year, with over 100 million people tuning into the broadcast annually.<p>Some people are in it for the football, while others are just along for the ride. Which is what the massively hyped up halftime show and …

Media Management

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | T-Mobile: No Contract, Part 3

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T-Mobile

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | SodaStream: Viral Message

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Viral

Toyota AdZone on Hulu

You know it's not just about the game. Watch the the biggest ads of the year and take a look back at the best of years past in the Toyota AdZone on …

Hulu

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | Microsoft: Empowering Us All

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Hulu

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | NFL: Together We Make Football

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Hulu

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | Budweiser: Puppy Love

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Hulu

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | Doritos: Cowboy Kid

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Hulu

Toyota AdZone on Hulu | Budweiser: A Hero's Welcome

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Toyota AdZone on Hulu | Chrysler: America’s Import

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Chrysler

Domestic abuse: half a million victims 'too terrified to come forward'

More than half a million victims of domestic abuse are too terrified to come forward and report their experiences, according to provisional estimates of research that specialists hope will quantify the true extent of the crime.<p>Citizens Advice has conducted research over the last year that reveals a …

Police: Glastonbury Teens Arrested For Throwing Party While Parents Were Away

A teenage party on Neipsic Road was allegedly crashed by parents coming home early, who called the police on their own children. Would you call the …

Crime

Twitter alerts ex-NFL player about live party at his home

Former NFL lineman Brian Holloway couldn’t believe what his son was showing him. Remorseless revelers were posting tweets and photos of themselves at an out-of-control party, trashing a home — Holloway's —which he thought was vacant.<p>Holloway helplessly watched the scene unfold from Florida, where …

Does Australia have the most gruesome public advertising in the world?

Does your current job leave you unsatisfied in the severed limb department? Do you find there’s too little toxic fat in your work day? Are you good …

Dead Island: Riptide Ad Banned in Australia

"The issue of suicide is a very significant community concern."<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>While the implementation of an R18+ rating in Australia has meant …

GamePolitics News | GamePolitics

December 7, 2010<p>The Star Press (which describes itself as the "news source for East Central Indiana") writer Jeffrey M.. McCall pens a two-page …