Tag Archives: advertising

Smarter Planet; Dumber Advertising

It must be something about companies with initials for names since both IBM and BMW are producing “smarter” products. In fact, IBM, which always has grand plans, wants to make the entire planet smarter. Smart, as an adjective, typically means … Continue reading


Posted in grammar, language, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Stealth Advertising

Have you heard the concept of stealth advertising? It’s proof that we’ve officially gone insane. I heard the term recently when discussing with co-workers the possible validity of the viral video showing people popping popcorn with cell phones. I’m sure … Continue reading

Posted in language, off topic | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Stealth Advertising