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Dave Fransen
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Franny’s Emmy Countdown
August 23, 2010


I am an Oscars fanatic. Each year I love seeing as many nominated flicks as possible, then prognosticating on who’s […]

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Eclipse of My Senses
July 9, 2010


On Tuesday night, I found out first-hand why marketers are getting in bed with the Twilight saga to peddle their […]

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Scenes from an Ad Shoot
June 17, 2010


Last weekend, I had the pleasure of attending a Coke Zero ad shoot at Michigan International Speedway. The three spots, which will […]

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A Weekend in the Life of a Pony
June 4, 2010


Memorial Day weekend was a very eventful time for several Ponies. It’s taken some time to recover, but before it […]

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Loving Target's Ads
May 25, 2010


Okay, full disclosure. I worked in Target’s communications department for nearly two years, so I might be a little biased. […]

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Sundays with Christ(iane)
May 12, 2010


  I’ve never been mistaken for being overly religious. For many, many years, my Sunday mornings have been devoted to an […]

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Double Down? I think I'll split
April 22, 2010


Does this thing look even remotely appealing to you? This little novelty “sandwich,” the Double Down from KFC, consists of […]

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As The Soap Disappears
March 31, 2010


By now it’s semi-common knowledge that soap operas got their name from the soap manufacturers that exploited them to advertise […]

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Sexist Double-Standard Made Funny
March 5, 2010


Have you seen the latest TV spots for Old Spice? They’re the ones featuring a shirtless man barking commands at […]

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Sprite Slam Dunkers, speed painted
January 20, 2010


Thought I’d share a quick recap of an event we worked on that took place at New York’s Penn Station […]

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