Cydney StrommenAccount Director
Next Big Thing, a growers cooperative, is giving fans a chance to win one of the first boxes of SweeTango apples to come off the trees this fall. Fast Horse is helping the cooperative launch and market the SweeTango — and we’re happy to promote this great giveaway.
Jennifer Lopez’s big announcement on the ‘Today’ show isn’t what it seems and Ann Curry is not amused. For ClearChannel, it was a blown opportunity to make a big splash for the launch of I Heart Radio and a related music festival.
Here’s a story of how I discovered, painfully, that technology has its limits. It’s a reminder that when you lose cell service in the mountains, Google Maps Navigation will also lose its connection. And like a stubborn guy at the wheel, the Google navigation system won’t admit it’s lost until you’re really, really lost.
In what could have easily been a special on Comedy Central, the 2011 White House Correspondents’ Dinner had my boyfriend and me laughing out loud. I have always found the childlike behavior during the State of The Union address particularly entertaining, but this was flat-out funny.
Desperately needing new inspiration for a blog post, I found a website featuring a collection of ridiculous vintage cigarette ads. I did some digging on my own, and found that unbelievable vintage ads weren’t restricted to the cigarette industry.
The one good thing that I was able to take away from the snowstorm was an introduction to the amazingly well-groomed MnDOT traffic Twitter account. Labeled as the â€˜official Mn/DOT Twitter feed for Minneapolis/St. Paul traffic accidents,â€™ accidents are posted to the account in virtually real-time, and even more impressive, tweets are actually removed when the accident is cleared.