KFC Gets Caught In The Middle

Common Dreams reports on the torching of a KFC in Pakistan. Six people were burnt alive when a mob protesting a suicide bombing of a mosque torched an outlet of an American fast food chain in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi. Police and firemen recovered the bodies of six Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) employees […]

Taking The Lizards Into New Territory

Some dweebs are upset that Jib Jab “sold out” to Budweiser. Brothers Gregg and Evan Spiridellis, famous for their “This Land” election-year animation, take a somewhat defensive posture (which is understandable, but in my opinion unnecessary) as they attempt to explain they’ve always been, and will continue to be, a commercial operation. In the middle […]

Madison Avenue, Main Street, And The Arab Street

David’s post below suggests the attitude of Palestinians towards the United States can hardly be changed by advertising. And focus groups conducted in other Arab countries reveal the same thing. Charney Research conducted focus groups among college educated people in Egypt, Morocco, and Indonesia. Their findings reveal that many Arabs hate America–but they have some […]