James Bond is almost as famous for his promiscuous flings and jet-set lifestyle as he is for outsmarting villains with his British Intelligence, killer physique and Aston Martin wheels. Bond is also known for his signature Vodka Martini – “shaken, not stirred.” For the first time ever, Daniel Craig, as James Bond, will be cooling off this summer with a new drink of choice: Heineken Beer.
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Aziz Ansari is one of the funniest comedians around and as of late, is officially an online entrepreneur. Ansari has released his latest comedy special, Dangerously Delicious, online, but there’s a catch! Rather than going through a traditional distribution method like iTunes or YouTube, Ansari is charging five dollars to either stream or download the hour-long special straight from his website. He isn’t the first comedian to do this and it doesn’t seem like he will be the last.
Depend’s The Great American Try-On features Cowboys LB DeMarcus Ware, Packers LB Clay Matthews and Patriots WR Wes Welker sporting more than just their uniforms –they’re rocking Depend’s new Real Fit for Men briefs. The campaign also features Lisa Rinna (in a characteristically skin-tight dress) promoting the comfort and discretion of Depend’s Silhouette for Women.
By now, many have probably seen Cartier’s stunning new film, hailed for its obviously obscene budget, impressive cinematography, and cutting-edge visual effects. I first saw the three and a half minute piece as a preview in the movie theatre. Perhaps the theatre is the perfect place to achieve the epic impression Cartier was trying to make on its viewers. With an alleged budget of four million euros, the film translates Cartier’s history into an epic tale, making it memorable and altogether untraditional. But the film also airs as a commercial on television; so what exactly does the spot function as?