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September 23, 2008


So, after the free mascara fiasco (did I mention it made my eyelids swell? eww), I went back to the expensive stuff. Lucky for me, it was free gift time. Now, we all love free gift time at the makeup counter. I'm not sure why, all it really means ...

Ads that can’t be ignored…

September 18, 2008


There are a few things swirling around the blogosphere that just can't be ignored in terms of how they attempt to reach GenXYZ. The first is MSFT's Jerry Seinfeld ads. Are they a good alternative to "I'm a Mac?" Not really, but they're also not as...

Txting Kids vs. Grammar Police

September 17, 2008


I've been watching this debate for a while now. The one about whether kids are better or worse at grammar and spelling now than they (we) were in the days before texting became commonplace. Of course it's also on my mind with respect to the presid...

Great Expectations

September 7, 2008


I have a folder full of future blog post ideas. It usually takes a perfect storm to make any one of them come to life. It happened again last weekend, which leads me to a discussion of great expectations and a missed opportunity. Here's the story:...