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The Most Adorable Infomercial You’ll Watch this Holiday Season

The Most Adorable Infomercial You’ll Watch this Holiday Season

Honestly, I’m a sucker for a good Christmas TV special.  From Rudolph’s morality play in otherness to dancing Ewoks, it’s hard to go wrong with a tale of magic, wonder, and merriment this time of year.  I was a bit surprised when An Elf’s Story rode shotgun for CBS’s slate of Christmas specials. Based on the […]

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(Jocks / Nerds) = ESPN

All things considered, I’m pretty thankful that the UK/WKU game is being broadcasted on Insight Cable via extended ESPN. There’s two great things about this: 1) Not having to follow the game via the web stats or radio 2) Lots of novel ESPN commercials like the one above.

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I Can Haz Swedish Phurnetur?

Apparently some marketing whizzes thought they’d let loose 100 untrained cats in an IKEA to film for the company’s forthcoming commercial campaign. Tonic.com explains the brilliant plan and the PR spin behind the message: The IKEA in Wembley, England gathered 100 untrained house cats to document them roaming the Scandinavian home furnishing store after hours. And why not? No […]