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Wednesday Odds and Ends

-The San Francisco Egotist remembers ad creative Linds Redding, who offered this great perspective on modern advertising a few months ago. RIP, Linds. link

-Doner launched a new site for Oil-Dri Corporation of America brand, Cat’s Pride. link

-BFG challenged employees to create the “world’s most exquisite pumpkin design.” Here are the end results. link

-Speaking of pumpkins, check out the typeface that the folks at Newport, Kentucky agency Intrinzic carved out (above).

-RAPP Dallas gets into the Halloween spirit via Tumblr. link

-Anyone fancy a knock-down, drag-out fashionista cat fight? link

-Buzzfeed picked Draftfcb’s Wicked Witch nod for Oreo as its fave Halloween ad this year. link

-French digital agency Biborg unveiled a digital campaign for Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed III. link; link

-SEPTA Philly launched an Instagram photo contest. link

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