Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Yet another Goodby alum is making news as Ari Weiss has joined 180 LA as creative director. link

-No more mister nice guy. The Michelin Man goes aggro in a new $20 million marketing push from the tire brand. link

-CDW Corp consolidates its advertising services with Ogilvy. link

-The Australian government hired Saatchi & Saatchi to engage street theater in Sri Lanka in an effort to thwart illegal immigration. Sounds about right. link

-Diageo is the latest brand to pull adverts from Glenn Beck’s show. link

-Conde Nast had to clean some house recently but at least one of its print titles is finding advertising success. link

-Verizon will sell two different Google phones this year. link

-Exploring the advertising possibilities on Google Wave. link

-Microsoft says in-game advertising is making a comeback. link

-Presenting the evolution of Apple ads. link

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