Monthly Archives: October 2011

Page One, The New York Times, & The Continuing Tale of Your Advertising Dollar

Last night I fired up my DVD player with a documentary that turned out be an absolute belter: Page One, an inside look at The New York Times and its vanguard struggle to keep print media alive as readers and advertisers … Continue reading

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Ten Ways to Irrevocably Mark Yourself as an Oddball at Work

No reason, just because… 1. Use an etch-a-sketch to make notes with during meetings – and shake it clear whenever the meeting ends. 2. Whenever a co-worker says something to the effect that it’s raining out, reply “Yes, ’tis a … Continue reading

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The AMC Dine-In Theatre, Corporate America, And The Forces Of Crapness

Coming soon to a theatre near you… a catastrophic bit of wrongheaded thinking. Let’s see now. I remember reveling in the public premier of Shaun of the Dead at London’s Prince Charles Cinema, followed by a barnstorming Q & A with its … Continue reading

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Say Hello To Jesus (I Want To Ride That Glory Train And So Do You)

Here’s the thing. You’ve an awful lot of entertainment choices these days, don’t you? A great, heaping mass of stuff to look at, listen to, taste, scratch, stroke, and sniff. And that’s not even counting the limitless thoughts you get to … Continue reading

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