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Presidential Ad Flashback (1952 Campaign Song Edition)

First in a series from our Dustup 2016 NostADgia® desk The first presidential campaign television commercials ran in 1952 (the Eisenhower/Stevenson I bakeoff.) At the time, apparently, the inaugural political admakers thought that borrowing from the entertainment world might be … Continue reading

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Tin Pan Valley

This is just cool. From the Wall Street Journal’s The Game column: Tin Pan Valley: The Coming Shakeout for App Makers Like the Early Music Industry, Today’s Apps Are ‘Made’ By Marketing, Sales They were 20-somethings emboldened by new technology. … Continue reading

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