Ashton's Flirty Nikon Commercial Now Extra Awkward

This Nikon spot is not new — it was shot in Malibu in April, and first hit the airwaves in June. But since then, tabloids have reported that Ashton Kutcher cheated on Demi Moore by having unprotected sex with a booze-addled blonde in his hotel room. So now the ad — in which Ashton uses his camera to flirt with young… » 10/21/11 12:00pm 10/21/11 12:00pm

Why Won't Sexist Advertising Go Away?

In an essay on The Huffington Post, writer Alex Leo notes that while this was a big year for women — the first serious female presidential candidate, the first predominately female state senate, the first female Top Chef — the advertising world has a lot of catching up to do. Ms. Leo names the five sexist trends in… » 12/09/08 1:20pm 12/09/08 1:20pm