Monthly Archives: January 2016

It’s Marketing, Not Reality

It’s been a tough month for Rock ‘N’ Roll. First, two weeks ago, David Bowie died. Then, earlier this week, Eagles guitarist, Glenn Frey died. It’s been said that bad things come in threes – natural disasters, car accidents, Adam Sandler movies, etc. And so when I heard two 40-year-old Credence Clearwater Revival songs in a row on two different radio stations while driving home yesterday, I feared the worst. Listen To This Post “Oh no,” I said to the […] Click to read more…

 

Chocolate Covered Marketing

Did you eat a lot over the holidays? Yeah, me too. Not just meals either. Pumpkin pie, ice cream, cookies, beer, everything. And, maybe most of all … chocolate. Fancy chocolate bars that my wife gave me; individually wrapped dark chocolate balls; chocolate covered almonds that came in a now empty, 45 ounce (!) container. There was even a huge bag of trail mix making its way around the house, something disingenuously labelled “Wholesome Medley,” despite being little more than […] Click to read more…