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She’s A-Movin’ On Up
June 18, 2014


We’re pleased to announce a promotion for Ms. Cydney Wuerffel Strommen.

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Taking A Deep Breath
June 9, 2014


Dave takes an hour to unwind with a walk around Lake Nokomis before a big campaign launch.

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Moms In Big Media Moments
May 9, 2014


Dave looks at how two potentially amazing mother-son stories elicited entirely different reactions.

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13 Pounds Of Gold
April 22, 2014


Dave recaps a memorable weekend spent with one of the most famous objects in the world.

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Burning Up Over Direct Mail From The Cremation Society
March 13, 2014


Franny turns 40 and then gets caught off guard by an ad in his mailbox suggesting he start considering his final wishes. It’s time to think about cremation already?

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42! Franny Getting Closer To 50-State Dream
February 12, 2014


Fast Horse travel hound Dave Fransen has been stuck at 41 in his quest to step foot in all 50 states. But that’s about to change.

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Ron Burgundy: Not A Bad Choice
December 12, 2013


There’s no such thing as too much Anchorman. Even though Ron Burgundy is showing up everywhere in advance of the ‘Anchorman’ sequel, the movie’s marketers missed a few cross-promo ideas.

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Revisiting The Friendly Neighborhood Social Network
November 8, 2013


Even Mr. Rogers might approve of this Facebook knock-off. Nextdoor functions like a cross between Facebook, LinkedIn and Craigslist. Surprisingly, people are using it.

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Lordy Lordy
October 14, 2013


Dave Fransen just turned 40. Now officially ‘over the hill,’ Dave looks back at his birth year of 1973. Sadly, the year 1973 didn’t amount to much.

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Flying High?
September 19, 2013


Dave has endured some really unforgettable flying experiences. They seemed terrible at the time, but have slowly become fun stories in the years since. Time heals all wounds, right?

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