Analyze My Dream

I had a weird dream the other night. Alex Bogusky–a man I have never met–came to my current workplace. He went through my book with the entire creative team looking on, then offered me a job at CP+B’s Paris office. My cube was kind of small over there.

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About David Burn

Native Nebraskan in the Pacific Northwest. Brand builder at Bonehook. Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. Contributor to The Content Strategist. Believer in Gossage, Bernbach and Clow. Doer of the things written about herein.

  • http://wordmotor.com bradley

    pay no attention to the man behind the curtain.

  • http://www.adpulp.com Danny G

    Freud said, “every dream is a wish.”

  • http://multicultclassics.blogspot.com HighJive

    did you eat orville redenbacher popcorn before going to sleep?
    be thankful you didn’t wake up to find the king in your bed.

  • Carl LaFong

    Crispin has a Paris office?

  • http://adpulp.com David Burn

    In my dream.

  • True

    French people love “le coq subordonné”

  • http://wheresmyjetpack.blogspot.com Jetpacks

    Had it been David Ogilvy coming to your workplace and offering you a job, the interpretation would be easy. As it stands, I can only surmise that you either want out of your current job or that you have a mancrush on Mr. Bogusky. I’m trusting it’s the former.

  • Dean

    I dreamt that Dan Wieden showed up and offered me a job if I pay $12,000 a year and listen to1800 consective Postal Service B-sides while sorting WK’s recycling.
    Meanwhile Jelly Helm was making guacamole and said it would was the best ad he’d ever made.

  • daveednyc

    You’re beginning to doubt whether staying in the ad business is worth it. You’re thinking, “Even working for an award-winning creative powerhouse, and in an exciting new city, I would still feel creatively cramped.”
    Then again, that pretty much describes most of the creatives I know. Myself included. ;)

  • http://adpulp.com David Burn

    That’s the answer I was looking for, DaveedNYC. You rock.

  • daveednyc

    I’m definitely in the wrong field, then. LOL

  • http://www.adpulp.com Shawn

    Either Daveednyc is correct or you recently started taking Chantix and Pfizer is doing a little F’ing with your dreams:
    http://www.adpulp.com/archives/2006/07/pfizer_fs_with.php

  • jay

    Silly, David. Your dream’s not possible.
    If you were at CP+B, you wouldn’t be sleeping.
    Have a good one.