Results for 2007
  • Media X: Christmas, Unplugged
    There's nothing wonderful about Christmas in a digital world. It all looks ...
  • Media X: Pickets Charge
    Big Advertising isn't happy about the writers' strike. The agencies are annoyed ...
  • Media X: Strike Broken
    It looks like those tools at the studios and wankers at the ...
  • Media X: Confessions Of A Blog Addict
    Last week and well into this one, the ad blogs were aflame ...
  • Media X: No Satisfaction Guaranteed
    The list of Things That Don't Work in American marketing is long, ...
  • Media X: Holiday Jeer
    The week of Thanksgiving, which more or less formally starts the holiday ...
  • Media X: Off Color
    Social change is not a seat-of-the-pants kind of thing. But--aided and abetted ...
  • Media X: Sign Off
    Who knew it was so much fun to work at Dentsu? Now ...
  • Media X: Scare Tactics
    Here we are on Halloween, and it's fitting -- and chilling -- ...
  • Media X: Anti-Social Networking
    This week's reality check comes courtesy of the ex-wife, who would not ...
  • Media X: Kid Nation
    The wielders of new technology and the companies they spawn are finally ...
  • Media X: Simmer Down
    Hey, advertisers, agency types and network promotion executives! This is America calling. ...
  • Media X: Boys To Men
    Boys used to become men by going out naked into the woods ...
  • Media X: The Week of Shilling Dangerously
    It's Advertising Week. Ad Age and Adweek had roundups, and I wanted ...
  • Media X: Time Flies
    I saw Sally Field's Emmy snafu online almost before she walked off ...
  • Media X: Life Story
    We are inundated with media choices that seduce us with entertainment, ply ...
  • Media X: Too Close For Comfort
    The new marketing world takes a vacation in the heat, when our ...
  • Media X: Space Cadets
    Contrary to media hype, there is little to indicate that anything researchers ...
  • Media X: Get a Vida
    Back in 1984, many in the press did not know what an ...
  • Media X: Herd Mentalities
    Creatives are masterful at stealing good ideas from areas not even remotely ...
  • Media X: Britannia Rules
    These days, communications planning is replicating the account-planning life cycle in the ...
  • Media X: Star Wares
    Stop hiring cultural anthropologists and Internet geeks to demonstrate how forward-thinking you ...
  • Media X: Coast Versus Coast
    New York's sense of geographical and cultural superiority is seriously misplaced. I ...
  • Media X: No News Is No News
    The national Sopranos obsession is just as virulent now that Chase has ...
  • Media X: Now, Voyager
    Here's what Mark-Hans, the marketing whiz, knows about the 18-34 consumer: They ...
  • Media X: The Fear Factor
    When I'm off duty, I amuse myself by astral ad projection, or ...
  • Media X: All You Can Eat
    The media biz is gorging on delusion this week. Big agencies are ...
  • Media X: Beached
    Creatives are the Norma Desmonds of the marketing world, living off past ...
  • Media X: Heresy In The Hills
    Memo to media agency leaders: you're boring, dudes. Upfront? Same shtick, different ...
  • Media X: Fight Club
    For decades, everybody whined about how program ratings aren't good enough, and ...