A spot of Yuletide yearning for English singer-songwriter and entertainer Robbie Williams as he launches his The Christmas Present album with this track, 'Time For Change', and a very family-based video with his actress wife Ayda and their kids. The Williams family dogs also play a key role, and even the household's snowman is a giant snowdog. The video's taken some flak for referring to mums organising and d... Read More
If anyone can make guns, crime, violence amusing, it's gotta be actor/advertiser of the moment, Ryan Reynolds, whose witty deadpan humour is selling Aviation Gin in the least expected places. But hey, what got into Disney? Check out the three minutes of action-packed trailer for 'Free Guy' - due to explode off screens in summer 2020 - and let us know what you think of the superhero Deadpool turn it's taken! Great fun, or too much glamorisation/dehumanisation of violence?
Mercedes Benz makes Roger Federer the embodiment of tennis excellence through the decades, dexterously coupling his performance with their marque and taking some fun sideswipes at other tennis greats in a clever 2-minute spot. Great fun!
If you're an aficionado of British TV police series 'Line of Duty', you're going to want to watch this if you haven't already. And even if you've never heard of the BBC's hit series or Superintendent Ted Hastings, we recommend taking a look. Clever and mesmeric - a bit like the Super himself? And for non-native English speakers, the term 'bent coppers' means corrupt police officers: Copper is a slang term in the UK for police offic... Read More
Humour was in understandably short supply during the global lockdowns imposed by the COVID-19 coronavirus situation, so a little light relief from men's grooming products company Lynx (aka Axe) makes a welcome addition to the general marketing scene. What do you think of this one-minute acknowledgement of the difficulties we'll face as we emerge from lockdowns, especially on the dating scene and picking up threads with our old social lives?
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says some pretty outrageous things in pretty strong language, courtesy of Glaswegian comedian Janey Godley, who's been running spoofs on the Scottish National Party (SNP) leader for a while and provided much-needed humour during the COVID-19 coronavirus situation. The skill of the daily briefing parodies is that Sturgeon's serious points, such as the need to remain vigilant about touc... Read More
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'Got the sun on my face and the wind in my hair and it's good just to be alive'.... Not the Neil Diamond song, but Tukker, the AA's mascot illustrating the point for us as the UK's Automobile Association aimed to get us back on the road for summer 2020, as life returned to our movements after COVID-19 coronavirus restrictions. And if you're wondering - as those who don't do it ourselves do wonder - why dogs love to stick... Read More