Katy Bachman
Is Google Becoming the Black Market of the Internet? Coalition says it needs to do more to scrub illicit videos

Google is learning what all neighborhood cops know. If you shoo away the baddies from one block, they'll just come back after you leave. The Digital Citizens Alliance, a consumer coalition,…

March 11, 2014, 11:38 AM EDT

Centuries Later, George Washington Is a Candidate Again in Mount Vernon's Spoof Campaign Ad 'One man stands out'

A deadpan spoof of a typical political ad might be the only thing getting votes in Washington these days. The ad below for Mount Vernon, George Washington's plantation home outside of…

October 30, 2013, 9:02 AM EDT

The Big Advertising, Media and Tech Issues Facing Congress Data collection, tax codes, patent trolls and more

When Congress returns this week, it will be crunch time for lawmakers who will have only three weeks to fund the government before it shuts down Oct. 1. As if…

September 8, 2013, 10:07 PM EDT

Senator Strips in Cheeky Ad Aimed at Fighting Money in Politics D.C.'s worst pole dancer

Here's something you don't see every day: a stripping politician. No, it's not Anthony Weiner. It's an ad for, a new organization created late last year to fight the…

June 12, 2013, 10:00 AM EDT

Alex Bogusky Takes a Shot at Coca-Cola in 'Real Bears' Music Video Jason Mraz writes song for health PSA

Unless you're Mike Bloomberg, taking on big soda is not easy. And while soft-drink makers may have lost in the Big Apple, nutrition advocates are well aware that was only…

October 10, 2012, 11:25 AM EDT

Obama Attack Ads Fall Flat
AT&T Ads Cast Merger With T-Mobile as Jobs Creator TV, print work targets D.C.

AT&T is in the fight of its life to keep its $39 billion merger with T-Mobile alive. As the Department of Justice's suit against the merger gets under way (the…

September 23, 2011, 2:57 PM EDT