Advertising Works (unfortunately)

Posted on January 9th, 2006 at 8:41 pm

Well it looks like the crisp manufacturer Golden Wonder will be going into administration. This is mainly due to tough competition from it’s rival Walkers. Their expensive Gary Lineker advertising campaign seems to have won. It probably helped that Walkers are owned by Pepsi Co, who are worth $25 billion. … Continue reading

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More Links

Posted on January 4th, 2006 at 4:21 pm

Dan Chung’s year in photos. Great slideshow Experimental Game Play. Free games Explains the movie Memento Jose Mourinho quotes In The Sound. Undergound Internet Radio. Check Matt Pond’s live mix show on alternate Tuesdays, 8-10pm

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Dangerous Ideas

Posted on January 4th, 2006 at 4:09 pm

I’m not sure I agree with Richard Dawkins on this: “Why do we vent such visceral hatred on child murderers, or on thuggish vandals, when we should simply regard them as faulty units that need fixing or replacing? Presumably because mental constructs like blame and responsibility, indeed evil and good, … Continue reading

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