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How to do a pet rescue commercialLongLivePetsPied Type

Sat, 02 May 2015 05:03:17 +0000

For years I’ve cringed at the pet rescue commercials done by the SPCA. You know the ones — the sappy song (“In the Arms of an Angel”), the pitiful animals, and the pleading Sarah McLachlan. I couldn’t be a bigger... Read More ›

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No puppy love from GoDaddy adScreen Shot 2015-01-29 at 12.27.03 AMPied TypeScreen Shot 2015-01-29 at 12.27.03 AM

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:37:21 +0000

  Super Bowl commercials are beginning to appear and I’ve somehow managed to miss most of them. (As an advertising major in college, I always find them interesting.) This one that I did see made me as unhappy as the... Read More ›

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Life Alert tries again (video)LifeAlertresponsePied Type

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:33:18 +0000

First, Life Alert became a long-standing joke with its “Help, I’ve fallen and I can’t get up” commercials. Then it was widely and justifiably condemned for a truly creepy, horrible commercial. Now, finally, they’ve partially redeemed themselves with this commercial. It’s... Read More ›

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Cartier back with new commercialCartierclockPied Type

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:11:38 +0000

  In 2012 Cartier stunned us with a 3.5 minute tour de force that set a new gold standard for television commercials. Now, following that success, they’ve released “Cartier — Shape Your Time.” At only 1.5 minutes, it is less ambitious... Read More ›

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