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Marketing Wrap

Viacom and CBS Have Officially Merged, Creating ViacomCBS, adweek.com

Home Depot hammers home new tagline with ads that emphasize digital investment and delivery options, adage.com

‘It’s tougher for media buyers to get wins’: Confessions of a DTC media buyer on the consequences of rising CPAs, digiday.com

Giphy’s 2019 List of Top 25 GIFs Is Full of Positivity, adweek.com

YouTube Gift Codes Are Available via Amazon in the U.S., adweek.com

AT&T and The Washington Post link to show 5G in action, digiday.com

Snap, Gucci, Harmony Korine Team Up on Limited-Edition Spectacles 3, adweek.com

As agencies go directly to SSPs, they are trimming the number they use, digiday.com

Ford Is Making Car Parts From the Skin of McDonald’s Coffee Beans, adweek.com

The risks and rewards of the 2020 regulatory landscape, digiday.com

How Elf Cosmetics Created the Most Influential Campaign on TikTok, adweek.com

Social Media Wrap

Inside the hate factory: how Facebook fuels far-right profit, theguardian.com

Elon Musk defends his right to be a Twitter troll at 'pedo guy' trial, mashable.com

Chirp debuts a faster, feature-filled Twitter app for Apple Watch, techcrunch.com

Twitter’s New @TwitterRetweets Handle Will Highlight Tweets That Go Viral, adweek.com

Peloton Started A War On Twitter. Guess What? No One Ever Wins Those, forbes.com

Facebook Invites People to Fundraise IRL at Holiday Pop-Ups, adweek.com

Trump gets a Facebook thumbs-up hand graft on Time’s latest cover, adage.com

All In

America’s Air Quality Worsens, Ending Years of Gains, Study Says, nytimes.com

Zero gravity kills cancer cells, dw.com

Latin Dictionary’s Journey: A to Zythum in 125 Years and Counting, nytimes.com

What’s Your Personal Productivity Style?, hbr.org

Breast Cancer Linked to Permanent Hair Dye and Chemical Hair Straighteners, newsweek.com

Kashmiris, who are subject to an ongoing four month internet shutdown, are losing their WhatsApp accounts because of the platform's policy on inactive accounts, buzzfeednews.com

Why Climate Alarmism Hurts Us All, forbes.com

Even 50-year-old climate models correctly predicted global warming, sciencemag.org

Meet the Activists Risking Prison to Film VR in Factory Farms, wired.com