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Watch: Holiday video ads

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The holidays seem to get the creative juices working for ad agencies in the U.S. and around the world. This short selection from the past few years will make you smile, make you laugh….or make you think.

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“Aw…” Inspiring 

From the U.K. hails “Mog’s Christmas Calamity,” courtesy of British supermarket chain Sainsbury’s. Mog is the starring feline in a series of popular children’s books by 92-year-old author-illustrator Judith Kerr, who collaborated on this video.

Get your Kleenex ready

While the holidays may be joyous, they can be anything but for those who are all alone. From British department store John Lewis (which is known for its narrative holiday commercials) comes the tear-jerker “#ManOnTheMoon,” a video about connecting with a person who is isolated — even if that person is really far away. (No telescope? Try Skype.)

 

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  1. Many. People not only Seniors, leave the pot on, on a stove. This has caused many Burt pots as well as fires. A pot top is needed to wistle, like a tea pot, when water boils or the pot gets too hot!!!! Anyone out there who is an inventor & could develop this project????

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