Making iPod commercials ain’t that hard

The phrase “teen fanboy” fills me with dread, so I was already on the defensive when I began reading Gizmodo’s item about Apple running an ad by ... a teen fanboy for the iPod Touch. And lo and behold, the ad is a glorified YouTube video backed by the world’s most annoying song. It’s not even demonstrably unlike something you’d see from a trendy ad agency these days. But it could have been worse. The teen fangirl contribution would have shown the Mac and PC guys making out for 10 minutes.

—Posted by David Kiefaber

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