When Ad Placement Goes To The Next Level

Here’s the place from which the dead started walking…

When Ad Placement Goes To The Next Level

That’s real! The ad for The Walking Dead, starting on the UK’s Channel 5 in a few days, was thoughtlessly placed on the side of a funeral home in Consett, County Durham. There’s a larger discussion here about the ubiquity of advertising and the way we rarely pay attention to it - even, in this case, the people who place it don’t pay attention to it - but I’d rather focus on the awesome way the ad complements the building full of corpses.

The ad has been removed and apologies made.

via Digital Spy

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