Consciously Curated: Clever Ads, Loving Dad, Improvising Life, Facing Death

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Photo by Mario Calvo

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ADWEEK: Spotify Drops a Cool Campaign

“Spotify puts its vast trove of listener data to playful use in a new global out-of-home ad campaign—its largest OOH effort to date—with executions that playfully highlight some of the more bizarre user habits it noticed throughout 2016.”

Nice Inter-Faith Ad by Amazon Prime (Hat Tip, National Council of Churches):

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Consciously Curated: Pokemon, Paternity Leave and Finding Your Roots

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Photo by William Stitt

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Founders and Funders: How Pokemon Go Started

“People engage with Pokemons more than with Facebook. That makes it an anomaly, and, possibly, the next big thing. And this growth is only based on 8 countries where the app launched so far. How can anything grow this fast?”

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Consciously Curated: Hamilton, Hip-Hop & Mental Health and Scamming Twitter (Oh, and Marvin Gaye)

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Photo by Gabriel Barletta

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Upworthy: History has its eyes on you, Mike Pence

“Vice President-elect Pence, we welcome you, and we truly thank you for joining us here at ‘Hamilton: An American Musical,’ we really do. We, sir, we are the diverse America who are alarmed and anxious that your new administration will not protect us — our planet, our children, our parents — or defend us and uphold our inalienable rights, sir. But we truly hope that this show has inspired you to uphold our American values and to work on behalf of all of us. All of us. Again we truly thank you for sharing this show, this wonderful American story told by a diverse group of men and women of different colors, creeds, and orientations.” 

Read Thinking Good’s Hamilton inspired take on the election: Thoughts on America, on this day

Just because:

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Consciously Curated: Kanye; Cars 3; Abuela’s Pumpkin Flan; Don’t Be Idle in Traffic

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Photo by Emil Jarfelt

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Thinking Good: Kayne West and The Birth of a Creation

“As with gumbo, or any dish meant to simmer, at some point the mélange of ingredients become something different, but not necessarily a new creation. This takes time. The longer the items – celery, carrots and onions, or thoughts, creative and critical—are able to sit with each other the fuller the flavor develops. Time and mindful cultivation enriches adds depth and texture.”

Official Cars 3 Trailer (Quick get the kids):

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Consciously Curated: Barbie, Narnia, Diapers & Trump

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Photo by Nirzar Pangarkar
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Sports Illustrated: http://www.si.com/swim-daily/2016/11/16/ashley-graham-barbie-doll-no-thigh-gap?xid=socialflow_facebook_si

“We need to work together to redefine the global image of beauty and continue to push for a more inclusive world,” Ashley said in a statement. “I’m thrilled Barbie has not only evolved their product, but also has continued to honor women who are pushing boundaries. It’s an honor to be immortalized in plastic.”

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