Every time I hear Kris Kristofferson introduce 8th of November, I get a picture in my head of Gary Busey (as he appeared in the short film “Get Out of My Dreams and Also Out of My Car: A Guide to Your Restraining Order” in an episode of the Simpsons’, with the rambling: “Now Joe [...]
The recent radio commercials for First New England Mortgage ask “Is your mortgage an asset or liability?”. If this is the caliber of customer they are looking for, then I definitely want to stay away from them.
George Martel, the Chief Operating Officer of Woburn Toyota, notes in his new radio commercials that all dealers pay the same price for their new Toyotas and that his dealership is dedicated to advertising in a clear and understandable manner. Apparently he finds the advertising of Boch Toyota to be deceptive. Ernie Boch Jr, of [...]
I think there are some advertisements I don’t understand because the people making them up just didn’t put enough thought into them, or they just weren’t meant for me. Woburn Toyota was advertising Presidential Day savings this past Monday. I think I understand what they meant, but why not just say it in the first [...]
On the radio there was a commercial for The WebSite Solution from Register.com. The business talking about why they were going to do this had recently lost a “big” sale because they didn’t have a web site. Now for an additional charge Register.com will set up a professional web site for the in only 20 [...]
Yesterday I was listening to the radio while they were advertising a new miniseries on USA Networks: “The critics agree that Traffic (based on the award winning movie) is completely original.” Here’s an original idea: buy a dictionary. Today the station was advertising “Gil Santos: Voice of the Patriots” with background music by Nirvana (Smells [...]