that’s GOOD advertising. but …

November 27, 2009 by  
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as simple as it gets. funny. memorable. so surely effective. love it.
but: here’s what you get for working with an ad agency – in addition to the creative director, there are THREE people credited as “art direct…

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Matt Stafford Wins The Team

November 22, 2009 by  
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During the second half of the Lions-Browns game, the press-box PA announcer informed us that “Joey Stafford” had just set a Lions rookie passing record. I think it is fair to say that will be the last time that anyone connected with the Lions confuses Matt Stafford with Joey Harrington. Joey had physical skills, but [...]

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the S word.

November 19, 2009 by  
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all the marketing, all the self-promotion, all the advertising and public relations in the world … all it can do is put you face to face with someone. and then you have to do the real work. you have to SELL. when you dig down to the essential core …

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Wow – 11/19/2004

November 19, 2009 by  
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This is a blog post I wrote five years ago tonight, shortly after getting home from the Palace after watching Ron Artest turn the NBA upside down. I don’t know what to say. First, the important thing. I’m basically OK. I got knocked over a table, which set off a minor bout of back spasms. [...]

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branding talk and twitter nugget

November 17, 2009 by  
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so this morning i did my quarterly talk on branding at VMCAD. much of it centered on whether emo kids are just a bunch of unwitting hypocrites, and my own personal sorrow at not being able to find clothes that fit me in banana republic. it was a grea…

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i heart posters.

November 12, 2009 by  
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i really adore posters. there’s just something so old-school and grass-roots about them. to me it’s one of the purest forms of mass communications. and what an opportunity to mix art with commerce! i hardly ever get …

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i heart posters.

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i really adore posters. there’s just something so old-school and grass-roots about them. to me it’s one of the purest forms of mass communications. and what an opportunity to mix art with commerce! i hardly ever get …

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Halloween is for Kids. So get your 6-foot ass off my porch.

November 9, 2009 by  
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This will be short. And I really debated whether to post anything…I haven’t in months, simply because nothing new was pissing me off enough or making me say “hmmm” enough to feel compelled to blog. But I’ve been thinking on this…and dwelling. So …

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