Issue No. 008
Dope: Beautiful and powerful storytelling about those who had their lives torn apart by both a natural and political disaster.
Dope / NotDope: In a high stakes rebrand aimed at long-term growth, Dunkin has banished “Donuts” from their name, sparking uproar from loyal fans.
Dope: Snapchat’s getting washed by Insta, but a “snap and buy” partnership with Amazon could be the e-commerce pivot they need.
Not Dope: If you watch one terrible ad about Moms cheating on their husbands while the kids are at school today, let it be this one.
Dope: First Spike Jonze for Apple, now Michel Gondry brings his auter-film director skills to ads for a Vegas casino. Wes Anderson, you’re up next...
Dope: There’s still a long way to go to justice, but a Brooklyn DA erasing pot convictions and warrants for POC is a good start.
Dope: It’s design for a good(ish) cause. Students everywhere can complete their term papers even faster with an even newer Times New Roman font.