Corporate America Sticks Both Feet In Its Mouth

Two companies this year have invested in splashy ad campaigns that seem to promote date rape: first Budweiser, now Bloomingdale’s. And Starbucks accidentally fired a salvo in the War On Christmas.

Bad Ad

I saw this ad on the subway and it didn’t sit well with me.

What People At McCann Think About MAD MEN

“McCann was definitely huge and churned out people pretty quickly. There were always new people, new leaders and new accounts. I’d say we weren’t the most creative, daring, exciting agency.”

Point/Counterpoint: Does Empowerment Sell?

The Generic Brand Video

In February, Kendra Eash wrote a humor piece for McSweeney’s called “This Is a Generic Brand Video.” It’s now a video.