In honour of Roger Ebert's passing last week, I thought we could all take a moment and play advertising critic.

I happened to catch this spot and it really connected with me.

To be sure, there is a ton of innovation happening in the resource sector, but are these sorts of ads helpful to the discussion?

Are the Alberta oilsands purely a communication blunder or is this sort of advertising just a cover-up?

How did this ad make you feel?  Let us know in the comments.

@yukonneil is a fossil fuel using, solar panel loving account manager and media strategist at aasman.

 

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