PEOPLE ARE GREEDY?

I just watched The Wizard of Lies on HBO.  For those who may not know, it is the story of Bernie Madoff and his Wall Street maneuverings that landed him 150 years worth of prison time.  I don't care who directed it, shot it, none of the above.  All I know is the morality play…Read more PEOPLE ARE GREEDY?

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HAPPY MOTORING ALONG 95 DOWN SOUTH

I don't recall many Detroiters taking the highway along Route 66. Of course, I'm sure there were some.  But, it seems to me that most folks took I-75 at some point to get anywhere they were heading that didn't include Chicago.  Even now, it seems 95 to 85 gets me directed to where I have…Read more HAPPY MOTORING ALONG 95 DOWN SOUTH

MICAH LEONARD IS THAT GIRL! NO QUESTION.

Lately, I've been catching parts of a particular ad campaign all over television.  I hadn't been paying it much mind.  But, as the great Buck O'Neil used to say, "You ALWAYS make time for a lady in a red dress."      So, I did.  I got over the meaning embedded in the original lyrics of…Read more MICAH LEONARD IS THAT GIRL! NO QUESTION.

HOW MUCH ARE YOU WILLING TO ACCEPT?

https://twitter.com/Law360/status/849751042459934723 I knew that Mayor Bill de Blasio and Public Advocate Letitia James had gotten New York City Council to eliminate the salary history line item from all agency applications.  But, I was totally blown away by learning that it now extends to corporate entities as well. Based on U.S. Census data, here are the break…Read more HOW MUCH ARE YOU WILLING TO ACCEPT?

THE SECRET TO SELLING THE NEW NEGRO

One of the trade magazines runs an Ad of the Day feature across social media.  Yesterday's product offering included a couple of short videos shot in black and white for an auto industry client.  Needless to say, it was aimed specifically at "hipsters". While many folks caught outgoing First Lady Michelle Obama with Oprah Winfrey and/or Monday Night Football, I…Read more THE SECRET TO SELLING THE NEW NEGRO