Andrew Adam Newman
The Minority Report

Black athletes, musicians and actors figure more prominently in ad campaigns than ever, but the chances that African Americans actually created those ads are pretty slim.According to Bureau of Labor…

December 1, 2008, 12:00 AM EST

Pick a Pro: Rivals Play Media Match Game

Kate Manfull, a publicist in St. Louis, recently hit pay dirt for her client, Kathryn Sansone. An author, consultant and mother of 10, Sansone, who runs the Web site shapeup…

October 6, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

Apply Liberally: Consumers Use Products as They See Fit

Preparation H is generally not something you'd dab on while waiting in line outside a Manhattan dance club, but according to recent media coverage, that's exactly what some men are…

July 14, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

Profile: Steve Lambert

Steve Lambert, a conceptual artist and co-founder of the Anti-Advertising Agency, is, depending on your perspective, a wry cultural critic or a loose cannon who must be stopped.Such opposite reactions…

June 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

Talk Dirty to Me

In a new Cottonelle commercial, people fall on their butts while rollerblading, perch on bike fenders and sit on scorching car hoods. "The world can be tough on bottoms," intones…

June 23, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

Report: Hunter College Probe Slams Coach-Sponsored PR Class

NEW YORK A Hunter College Senate Committee's investigation of a Coach-sponsored PR class slams the college's administration on numerous academic freedom grounds and says that the PR practices taught in…

May 9, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

The True Story of a Bogus Blog

(CLICK HERE FOR AN UPDATE TO THIS STORY.)Hunter College students in New York couldn't miss the poster plastered around the Upper East Side campus. Reading "MISSING -- $500 reward!!" it…

May 5, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT

The Skinny on Male 'Dieting'

On a recent Friday morning, Bill Cohen, 40, walked into an office in midtown, removed his Green Bay Packers jacket, belt and shoes, and stepped onto a scale. One of…

April 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT