Thursday Morning Stir

By Patrick Coffee 

-Spike Lee teaches us how to eat Real New York Pizza(TM) in this new MullenLowe JetBlue spot with production by Plush. Not sure what this has to do with discount airlines…

-The MDC Partners Q1 earnings call yesterday did not go so well as CEO Scott Kaufmann called its results “unacceptable.”

-Are you a big reader? Consider New Yorker scribe Ken Auletta’s new book on the “disruption” of the ad business “(and everything else).”

-Folks on Reddit are debating whether the recent McCann Bristol Fearless Girl stunt was a good thing or a bad thing.

-For more on that, Campaign published copywriter Jade Delaney’s full account of the day that ended with her getting the gig.

-Publicis New York won AOR status for The Outdoor Advertising Association of America after a review.

-Minneapolis agency Morsekode won the Polaris Off-Road Vehicles account after a review.