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A complicated "Honda Cog" commercial was achieved without the use of computer-generated images.
A series of photographs shows a restaurant's 6-pound hamburger offering.
Powerade commercial shows footage of basketball star Lebron James sinking a series of extraordinarily long shots.
Commercial for a Nokia brand mobile phone shows a cat caught on a rotating ceiling fan.
Ford SportKa commercial shows a cat being decapitated by a sunroof.
Commercial produced by Volkswagen employs suicide bomber imagery.
Video clip shows bungee jumper whose head is bitten off by a crocodile.
Video clip shows a meteorite striking a pickup truck in the desert.
Video clip shows a hidden camera mailbox prank gone horribly awry.
Photographs show a prototype of a pen-sized personal computer system.
Photographs show shopping bags adorned with clever artwork.
Photograph shows a ceiling mural in a designated employee smoking area.
Photograph shows a duck stealing money from a woman's purse.
Image shows an advertisement from the Virginia Beach SPCA thanking quarterback Michael Vick for his assistance in rescuing pit bulls.
Image shows a recalled advertisement for Intel processors.
Video shows a ball girl making an amazing catch at a minor league baseball game.
The Ruby Tuesday restaurant chain accidentally demolished a competitor's restaurant.
Video clip shows a chameleon changing colors to match sunglass frames.
Video clip shows police ignoring a getaway car full of bank robbers.
Video clip shows a man shooting down a waterslide, flying off a ramp, and landing in a small wading pool.
Honda commercial advises customers to switch to hybrid cars because it will mean "less money for terror."
Photographs show a Ford Mustang ad campaign utilizing semi-transparent billboards.
Image shows a Humble Oil "melting glacier" advertisement from 1962.
Video shows Evan Longoria making an amazing bare-handed catch.
Video shows a beachgoer being snatched by a killer whale.
Image shows an advertisement for Oreo cookies featuring a breast-feeding baby.
Photograph shows a dogfighting event sponsored by Heineken.
Video clip shows Bruce Lee playing ping-pong with nunchaku.
Video shows Jeff Gordon pranking a car salesman with a wild test drive.
Video shows a seal being grabbed by a shark as it was being re-released into the ocean.
Image shows a 1980s advertisement offering a free U2 album with every casette player purchase.
An airliner was saved by a pickup truck after its landing gear malfunctioned.
WD-40 released an ad in 1964 that was full of sexual innuendo.
A man jumped out of airplane without a parachute and survived by landing on a trampoline.
The February 2015 issue of Cosmopolitan UK features a woman suffocating on the cover.
A banned Sprite ad appeared to show an explicit sex act involving a bottle of the soda.
An anti-street harassment PSA depicts men who were tricked into catcalling their own mothers.
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