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‘Cougar Town’ Turns into Target Town

The walls keep tumbling down. In the beginning, there was product placement. Then came product integration. Now? Now comes – what should we call this? –  product domination. From the New York Times: Like That Vase on the TV? Click Your Phone to … Continue reading

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CBS=Can’t Be Serious

So CBS Sports decided it needed to offload its onerous (read: $6 billion) March Madness® madness. Wednesday New York Times headline: CBS Considered Paying ESPN to Take Tourney Lede: An extraordinary idea was broached last fall when CBS was trying … Continue reading

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Barack Obama: Huckster-in-Chief

Had it just been Pres. Obama sucking up to the International Olympic Committee to bring the 2012 five-ring circus to Chicago  – Dayenu, as they say at the Seder. That would have been enough. Had it just been Pres. Obama … Continue reading

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