Archive for May, 2007

Personal Politics

Friday, May 18th, 2007

Politics are all about marketing. Which is why I find this ad, which ran in Tuesday’s Washington Post, very interesting:

An open letter is not a new idea. But instead of a group of top Nobel Laureates or military leaders, this was a very personal group: members of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales’ graduating class at [...]


Wednesday, May 16th, 2007

I thought this was a joke but actually, it’s a new product -the beerbelly:

So you can sneak in beverages to your favorite sporting event.
And coming soon for the ladies? You guessed it, the Winerack.

Pun of the week

Monday, May 14th, 2007

Fair Trade

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

My friend Natasha is pretty amazing. She runs two different businesses and devotes an incredible amount of time to developing the cause of Fair Trade around the world. But wait, before you go into you’re head and start asking yourself what you’re doing with your life (or is it just me this happens [...]

I see sick people

Monday, May 7th, 2007

My husband has a cold so we’re spending the night in with a huge stack of DVDs (a few West Wings; Kenny; and something with a lot of swords). I love our video store -mostly because one or two of the guys remember us -even though we don’t go that often. In fact, [...]