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Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show: What the-!
Well the Missus and I watched the doggies at the 139th Westminster Kennel Club Show the past two nights and say, it was swell. But we never expected it to be. For starters, we couldn’t stand half of the seven finalists. … Continue reading
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Time Warner Cable’s CBS Retransmission Rumpus
From our Been There Done That desk Time Warner Cable is embroiled in yet another retransnsmission battle, this time with CBS in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, and elsewhere. From USA Today: Time Warner Cable drops CBS in New York, … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged CBS, Dallas, FLIX, Los Angeles, New York, New York Times, Showtime, Smithsonian, Time Warner Cable, TMC, USA Today 3 Comments
Could The Yankees Be A-Rid Of Alex Rodriguez?
From our There Is a God desk Praise the Lord! New York Yankees cancer Alex Rodriguez is thisclose to being banned from Major League Baseball for life. From USA Today (roll your own here): MLB prepared to ban A-Rod for life, suspend … Continue reading
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Ask Dr. Ads: What’s Up With The ‘Heroic Media’ Anti-Abortion Ads?
Well the Doc opened the old mailbag today and here’s what poured out: Dear Dr. Ads, I recently saw this Wall Street Journal ad from an outfit called Heroic Media. The website’s Frequently Asked Questions section says this about the group’s funding: Our … Continue reading
Can’t Stand The Heat? Get Into The Bitchin’ (NBA Finals Game 6 Edition)
Say, Game 6 of the NBA Finals was a real corker, yeah? After three quarters the San Antonio Spurs seemed to pwn the Miami Heat. But forget Tim Duncan’s magisterial performance and Boris Diaw’s tough defense and LeBron James’s 3-12 … Continue reading
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Can’t Stand The Heat? Get Into The NBA Finals
Say, that was some beatdown the San Antonio Spurs put on the Miami Heat last night, yeah? The NBA Finals suddenly got interesting when the Spurs won Game One in Miami, and got really interesting when San Antonio totally embarrassed … Continue reading
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Contest-Generated Ad Goes Full Circle At NYT
When is a print ad both a story and an advertisement? When the New York Times makes it so! From Wednesday’s Times Business section: On Print’s Turf, Google Wins for Creativity THE winner of a contest to encourage creativity in … Continue reading
You Should Just Set Your Money On Fire (Knights Of Columbus Edition)
Yesterday the Knights of Columbus ran this full-page ad in the Wall Street Journal as part of its Civility in America campaign: The KofC also ran this ad in USA Today: Memo to the fine folks at the Knights of … Continue reading
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