Michael Ventre


Boston Terriers Are the Latest Breed to Get the Star Treatment

Every dog has its day—and today definitely belongs to the Boston terrier.After starring in a rash of ads back in the early aughts, the breed is back in a big way, appearing in the Doritos spot “Transformation Machine,” an Infiniti commercial and MasterCard’s “Lost Dog” campaign, to name a few.

Lakers’ Losing Streak Forces Taco Time-Out

With 2:05 left in the third quarter of a recent game at Staples Center between the Los Angeles Lakers and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder, public address announcer Lawrence Tanter teases fans with tacos. If the Lakers win and hold their opponents under 100 points, the fans get a coupon for two free tacos at Jack in the Box.