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Friday Odds and Ends

-Directing collective The Vikings have signed with Furlined for U.S. commercial representation.

-Ignited launched a new site. link

-Despite losing El Pollo Loco, L.A.’s Goodness Mfg . soldiers on with a new spot for Toshiba (above). link

-Nothing says Xmas like an eight-inch snowman, courtesy of CP+B and Tourism Toronto. link

-While we’re on the holiday tip, here’s VML’s inclusion. link

-Apparently, computing hardware makers don’t give a shit about HP’s WebOS. link

-So, here’s how to block ads on the new Xbox dashboard. link

 

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