May 2006

May 2006

Can Wookies speak horse? Uncategorized

If so, can we lobby Chewie to send a message to Barbaro? I mean, seriously… Send an e-mail form to a horse. Really. Talk about your bad Summer internships. “It says here you worked at the Penn School of Vetrinary Medicine last Summer. What did…

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Reviving a dead brand Uncategorized

A lot of brands have done a great job “coming back” in the U.S. since their hayday in the 1970s and 80s. It seems like all it takes is a little nostalgia and an influencer to wear your brand and viola! — you too can…

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Advertising’s new cheap trick Uncategorized

Big heads in commercials. Wow, that’s amazing… I think I remember seeing a Talking Heads video in the 1980s with this same effect. So let’s check out the copy-catism going on. Apparently someone figured out how to animate large heads and is selling it to…

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The viability of Helio Uncategorized

Steve blogged about the launch of a new mobile phone service called Helio, made for MySpace and Facebook. The idea is that you can now blog and take your account with you on your mobile phone. I get it, however I can only come up…

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