Blog: Chris Brook-CarterIt's just so HUGE!

Chris Brook-Carter | 2 August 2005

The sorely-missed US shock-comedian Bill Hicks once famously suggested that, if you work in advertising, then you should kill yourself.

Take a look at this ‘big’ ad for Carlton beer in Australia, though. Whoever came up with this one could do with a pat on the back, if you ask me.


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