Doing it at Doane

Some colleges have a reputation for being party schools. Then there’s Doane College in Crete, Nebraska, which actively recruits with a postcard telling new students that life on its campus […]

Geico vs. Google

Maybe you haven’t noticed, but that little Geico lizard has been doing some Kung Fu fighting with Google, and so far it’s losing. Geico is attempting to sue Google for […]

Have yourself a merry little Chrismukkah

Even if the concept of "Chrismukkah" fails to catch on, the WB’s The O.C. has scored a public relations hit with the idea of a combined Christian and Jewish holiday […]

Sequels are looking good by comparison

It’s pretty rare when the remake of a great movie surpasses the original. More often, we’re used to seeing remakes flounder in the paths of their predecessors. (Think Tim Burton’s […]

Santa’s empty sack

So, The Wall Street Journal ran a story this morning about a terrifying iPod shortage at retailers nationwide that ranks right up there with the dearth of flu vaccine. (On […]

Marketing apprentice

Looks like last year’s The Apprentice winner Bill Rancic is learning more than just how to be a real estate tycoon from Donald Trump. The highly-coiffed master of self-promotion has […]

Quiet, please!

Why does AdFreak think that all this talk of lifting the ban on cell phone use on airplanes is a bad idea? No, we’re not worried about whether your call […]

Wunderman sweetens GI’s mail call

WPP Group’s Wunderman is spreading some seasonal cheer to U.S. troops in Iraq with an effort that puts a new spin on military "mail calls." The direct shop has sent […]

Searching for something new

As of yesterday, does every search company have a desktop search tool? It would seem so now that Ask Jeeves has said it is testing a service that can search […]

Marc and Tom need a job

Looking for a decent job in advertising? If all else fails, beg. An unemployed creative team, copywriter Mark Guttesman and art director Tom Millar, teamed up with director Joe Leih […]