Pure Genius - Guinness Style

patrickj

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Apart from producing the lovely dark liquid that fills a pint glass so nicely, Guinness have always done quirky and funny adverts. This is their latest one and it's superb - it shows a community coming together to create the mother of all domino-toppling spectacles - which includes cars, flaming hay bales and grandfather clocks. And … one heck of a beautiful ending :)
 

patrickj

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Ouch - times are bad if you're on that - I had to turn away from the screen!
Long time ago, in hard times, used to drink Hofmeister - their slogan was 'Follow The Bear' and they had a big, goofy bear as mascot - I think you were meant to follow the bear in order to collect his piss, because that is roughly how it tasted, lot like Natty Light really ...
 

iamtko

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you can pm me to send money to my paypal account.

just think of it as sponsoring an ethiopean child except i live in america, and the money is for beer..
 

Draven

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Ok, just to do a quick little survey here; how many of you Guinness lovers here do and do not have some Irish in you? I'm still working on the theory that only those with at least a little Irish in them actually like Guinness, hehe. :laugh2:It seems to me that the only people I've come across that truly hate Guinness are those with no Irish in them!

Anyway, long live Guinness!
 

psylichon

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I've often wondered why people embed youtube clips as flash on this site. Aren't a lot of us surfing here on our iPhones? Give us the link!

p.s. saw it on the desktop... brilliant... they've done a lot of good ads in the past, look them up!
 

gcvt

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Ok, just to do a quick little survey here; how many of you Guinness lovers here do and do not have some Irish in you? I'm still working on the theory that only those with at least a little Irish in them actually like Guinness, hehe. :laugh2:It seems to me that the only people I've come across that truly hate Guinness are those with no Irish in them!

Anyway, long live Guinness!
I don't have a lick of Irish in me...I'm pure Dutch. But I love my Guinness. Maybe I'm an exception to the rule :)