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Entries from October 6th, 2010

Is your kid Gap cute?

October 6th, 2010 No Comments

We all take picture of our little tikes from our camera phones.  It’s much easier than finding a camera when they do something that is just “darling” that Nana needs to see.  For a couple of years now, major clothing retailer Gap has been running a competition for parents to send in pictures of their [...]


Fisher Price Recall makes me wonder

October 4th, 2010 No Comments

Last week, Fisher Price recalled more than 11 million toys and children’s products sold since the 1990s following a variety of injuries, mishaps and safety concerns.  The 2010 Fisher Price recall deals with both toys and children’s furniture.  This is not the first recall from this giant company that plays its games in a very regulated [...]


Lincoln launches with a Mad Man

October 1st, 2010 No Comments

Ford Motor Co. is launching a new campaign for its Lincoln MKX and MKZ Hybrid featuring John Slattery from Mad Men.  Slattery, a noted character actor is recognizable enough from roles on “Ed,” “Desperate Housewives” and “Mad Men,” where he currently stars as ad-agency owner Roger Sterling, but not so recognizable as to overwhelm the [...]