And the Greatest Ad of the Year Was …A dispatch from the Clios.
Designed by Doofuses in CaliforniaApple’s new ads make the company look lame.
See the Super Bowl Ads—Before the Super BowlSpots from Mercedes, Speed Stick, Toyota, and other brands that released their commercials online before the game.
The Best and Worst Super Bowl AdsDarth Vader and Eminem win. Kim Kardashian loses.
The Greatest Ad I've Ever SeenNike's epic, witty, wonderful new World Cup ad.
World of AdcraftThe government video game that teaches kids about the perils of advertising.
Psychedelic Cat FoodWhy is the new Friskies ad so trippy?
Soft SellWhy quiet, understated TV ads are so effective.
Ads We HateSlate readers sound off on the year's worst commercials.
Who Drinks Ketel One in a Recession?The smartest way for ads to allude to the economy.
Can Cougars Sell Cough Drops?A mom and her son's roommate share a naughty moment in a spot for Halls Refresh.
Enter the Big CheeseIs it smart to put your CEO in your ad campaign?
Is Television Over?An intriguing new book about the ad recession's next victim.
Are You There God? It's Me, Madison Avenue.How to make an ad for a church.
Is There a Gay Couple in That Insurance Ad?A progressive new campaign from Progressive.
The Super Bowl Ad Report CardThe best and worst spots of 2014.
The Best and Worst Super Bowl AdsGo Daddy is sexist, Amy Poehler is charming, and BlackBerry reminds us all why we don’t have BlackBerries.
The Best and Worst Super Bowl AdsThe Coke bears weren't cute enough, and Budweiser went Ken Burns.
Ads We HateSlate readers on the most stupid, annoying, and wrongheaded commercials on television.
These Are the Year's Best Ads?A dispatch from the Clio Awards.
Nice Cans!Miller Lite's bizarre new campaign is all about beverage containers.
The Best and Worst Super Bowl AdsGoogle wins. Talking babies lose.
"Like Cardboard"The weird new Domino's ads that bash the company's pizza.
Indie Sweethearts Pitching ProductsNew ads from Zooey Deschanel, Ellen Page, and Luke Wilson.
Side Effects May Include …Yes, they give out awards for pharmaceutical ads.
Walt Whitman Thinks You Need New JeansA stirring new ad campaign from Levi's.
That Mayonnaise Has Attitude!Miracle Whip's hipster ad campaign is risible—and oddly effective.
How New Is "New"? How Improved Is "Improved"?The people who keep advertisers honest.
will.i.shillThe Black Eyed Peas have a splashy new ad for Target. Is "selling out" a thing of the past?
The Most Interesting Man in the WorldThe star of Dos Equis' new ad campaign is too cool to shill beer.