Category Archives: advertising

Hair, Glorious Hair

Came across this ad in a newspaper last week and thought it was great for a number of reasons: You don’t need to understand the Japanese in order to appreciate the message, so I’m not even going to deal with … Continue reading

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The ABCs according to Google

According to Google… A is for Amazon B is for Best Buy C is for Craigslist D is for Dictionary E is for Ebay F is for Facebook G is for Google H is for Hotmail I is for Ikea … Continue reading

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40% Ethanol, 60% Water, 100% Irony

“Advertising is an environmental striptease for a world of abundance.” -Marshall McLuhan McLuhan’s earliest book publication was The Mechanical Bride, which was the culmination of years of collection and note-taking on print ads. He’d torn out or clipped ads from … Continue reading

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