News Flash

We all know how important it is to have an ironic t-shirt or two. According to The New York Times, even CNN has this trend figured out. T-shirts as a buzz marketing tool for CNN.com video were the idea of the Barbarian Group, an interactive advertising shop. Share

Drink Coca-Cola

In 1894, an industrious Coca-Cola syrup salesmen named James Couden put down his order pad and picked up a paintbrush to create the first-of-its-kind sign. Today, you can see this this “Main Street, USA” attraction at Young Brothers Pharmacy in the north Georgia town of Cartersville. According to Not Atlanta, 25 layers of paint were […]

What Do Women Want? Ad Men Don’t Know.

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Pack Less. Weigh Less. Pay Less.

Here’s an argument for being a lightweight. Philadelphia’s Derrie-Air is charging customers based on a sliding scale. The more you weigh, the more you pay. After all, it takes more fuel—more energy—to get more weight from point A to point B. So we will charge passengers based on how much mass they add to the […]

The Chad Can Help

Chad Rea is a man of multiple interests and talents. We recently reported on his 86ing 86theonions, in favor of ecopop. He also does public speaking, career coaching, voiceover work, philanthropy work and he directs music videos. His career coaching business is called Create Your Happy. Rea explains the need for career coaching. You might […]

Fishing for Skeet

See more videos at TakeMeFishing.org, a microsite from Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. RBFF’s mission is to increase participation in recreational angling and boating and thereby increase public awareness for protecting, conserving and restoring our nation’s aquatic resources. Share

Power Trippers Wanted

With gas prices headed north on a daily basis, people are rethinking their summer vacation plans, a fact which makes travel and tourism tough categories to promote right now. According to USA Today, many cities and states are responding with vacation ideas close to one’s home. Share

Old School Content Developer Not Ready To Collaborate

Michael Eisner, the former Disney chief and current head of Vuguru, speaking in New York yesterday, showed little interest in bringing brands into the development process of his firm’s short-form online programming. “I have never produced anything in my career with an audience in mind,” he said. [People] are saying the internet is made up […]

On-Color Humor

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Documentaries from and for The Nation

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