Post-it ads, like affinity ads online, seems to gravitate to the worst possible placement. But this one, via Romenesko, is particularly bad:

These ads are peelable, and some similarly juxtapositions are pranks — never seen by actual readers. But this one is for real, the Anchorage Daily News admits. ("Someone wasn't thinking.")


Business Insider picked up the story and added a gallery of 19 "incredible advertising fails" that are definitely worth a peek.

Where I work, the ads are noted on the news hole diagram, and the pressroom can adjust — a little — where on the page these things fall.