For an unreal time, have a snack,
some drinks and a smoke.
When a movie or television production needs an onscreen product to look real, they turn to prop houses like ISS, which stock fictional brands which look similar to real brands but not enough to impede on a brand’s intellectual property or associate the product with some kind of bad activity. Continue reading “When only a fake will do for Hollywood”
"The philosophy behind much advertising is based on the old observation that every man is really two men – the man he is and the man he wants to be."
Continue reading “Most ads really appeal to only two men”
They call this one "Sugar."
Continue reading “Only the bravest fliers will dare to put these deceptive stickers on their luggage”
Orphaned at age three, she was raised by fakirs in Bikanir, India, where she learned the exotic arts of sorcery. Continue reading “Koringa! The Only Female Fakir in the World”
Here, "Thaumoctopus mimicus" pretends to be a starfish.
An octopus in Indonesia is the first animal found that can pretend to be an animal of another species. Continue reading “It’s the only animal that can mimic other species”
– Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (unpublished papers, or Nachlass)
– Steven Wright