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A weekly podcast about all things advertising. Two ladies in the industry discuss brand campaigns, agency news and shakeups, weird commercials that make no sense, and everything in between.

Feb 20, 2020

This week in Hot Off the Bench Press, KFC is a shoe-in for weirdest fast food restaurant ever, a circle back on a failing brand (or not brand), Heineken is NOT for the man of the table, Pepsi proposes, things only happen in Vegas, and good agencies make bad work.

Then, Sandy talks about Valentine’s Day marketing from...


Feb 6, 2020

This week, we recap the Super Bowl ads we loved and really didn't love, give them some random, totally made up awards, then give out the coveted 8-Pack Award (which is also totally made up).

Our winners (which isn't always a good thing):

Microsoft

Hard Rock

Bud Light

Doritos

Mountain Dew

Google

Planters

Oikos

Avocados...


Jan 16, 2020

This week in Hot Off the Bench Press, meat invades Tik Tok, Planet Fitness gets in on the Peloton fun, Baby Yoda is the cutest thing in the entire world and Ashley is willing to fight you on that, Bogusky peaces out, Gen Z is skeptical while boomers love mail, and the Northern Lights save you money on Northern flights.


Jan 9, 2020

This week in Hot Off the Bench Press, politics invades the Super Bowl, Papa gets more pizza, Facebook finally does some good, January is damp and moist, Sprite bullies a bully, and looks are all that matters.

Then, Ashley gives New Jersey’s fire Twitter account the attention it deserves, and Sandy’s Six Pack Story...


Dec 20, 2019

This week in Hot Off the Bench Press, we circle back on Pandora, Toyota, John Lewis, Budweiser, and Aviation Gin. Plus, Lebron sells his soul, Guinness works on transparency, and the NFL wants advertisers to pay up.

Then, Ashley’s whistles a festive tune for her Six Pack Story about Corona’s classic holiday ad, and...