Monthly Archives: February 2003

The Power Of A Free Sample

This past February 6thwas a big day for me; it was the 15thanniversary of the day I met my wife. Not only do I remember the exact day, I remember the exact moment. I was hosting a party at my apartment that night, and Linda showed up on the recommendation of a mutual friend. I clearly remember going downstairs to answer the doorbell, and wondering who the beautiful woman was waiting for me in the lobby. I realize now, 15 […] Click to read more…

 

MTV Cops

A few months ago, I heard an interview on the radio with a former television producer. He was talking about how the networks decide which new TV shows to launch each season. Very little about what he said has stayed with me, with one very notable exception. Apparently, a now famous television show was pitched and accepted by a network on the basis of just two words: MTV COPS. With those two words only, everybody involved — the network, the […] Click to read more…