LA Dodgers Tickets are Oscar Mike

As I was perusing my Wall Street Journal, this story popped out… leading with the number 65. I thought to myself, what the heck is a “Ticket Truck“? Apparently, the Los Angeles Dodgers just unveiled the baseball club’s first mobile ticketing unit.

Mad Men Yourself — Season 3’s Attention Getter

There’s something about AMC’s Mad Men series that brings out the creative in force… not that a show about the advertising industry set in 1960s New York wouldn’t. Last year, before the start of the second season, a New York City subway car was taken over and decorated from floor… more »

Bubbly Milk !? Coca-Cola Testing in NYC

It’s been referred to as tasting “like a birthday party for a polar bear.” That could be appropriate considering the Coca-Cola’s history of incorporating polar bears in their advertising. According to two different reports, it looks like Coca-Cola is hoping a new fizzy milk drink could become a hit with… more »

Fun, Food, King: Having it Your Way at

The Wall Street Journal posted a story about Burger King’s redesigned website ( that caught my attention. They took all things Burger King (i.e.well-known but long-gone ads such as “Subservient Chicken,” “Whopper Freakout,” and the “Simpsonize Me” campaign) and put them all in one place. It’s like a homecoming for… more »

Footage of Moon Landing (July 20, 1969) on the Mend

AP science writer, Seth Borenstein wrote a story about how “studio wizards” are in the process of creating a new digitally refurbished version of the original moon landing video using four scrounged copies from 1969.  Apparently, NASA admitted that it must have erased the 45 tapes of the Apollo 11… more »