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Have it Your Way

“Advertising has done more to cause the social unrest of the 20th century than any other single factor.” ~Clare Boothe Luce, born this week in 1903 Check out Lester & Charlie’s 50 Favorite TV Test Patterns at Amazon ***

Just the Facts, Ma’am

  This week, we learned that the beleaguered Malaysian Airlines recently tried to lure customers back after the tragedies of MH17 and MH370. With a contest! Free tickets and iPads for whoever gives the best answer to: “What and where would you like to tick off on your bucket list?” Ah, bucket lists. You’ve probably … Continue reading

Kiddie Target Practice

“Won’t someone please think of the children?” We’d like to think somebody is thinking about the children, but for the right reasons. For example, one distracting hot button today is the potential advertising of legalized marijuana, which is probably the least of the worries that we should have about kids who are supposed to be … Continue reading

Coming to America!

This Week’s Poll! Give me your tired, your poor… or maybe just your Euros and Yen. For the first time ever, the United States of America is embarking on an overseas advertising campaign to draw foreign tourists. Britain’s Daily Mail reports that — with tourist numbers falling — America has launched a series of print, … Continue reading