Monthly Archives: April 2013

Classic Commercial: Aero, 1984

They’ve started running some cheesy new commercial for Aero chocolate bars, featuring (I think) that horrible woman from the Ebates spots riding around on her kid’s bicycle, because of course the bubbles in Aero bars somehow make you feel like…

Classic Commercial: Maxell, early 1980s

I’ll never forget the first time I saw this:  In Gary Prouk’s office at Lowe SMS in 1995.  I was very new to advertising, and had no idea that there were so many creative, hilarious commercials out there that never…

Classic Commercial: British Airways, late 1980s

If you were working in advertising in the late 1980s or the early 1990s, you’ll remember this spot for British Airways, which showed up on every  SHOTS reel and Cannes summary.   It was the first time in a long…

This is why I haven’t been blogging much

I know it’s been pretty quiet around here lately, but I have a good excuse: New babies are great and all, but they don’t leave you much time for Creating Original Content On The Interwebs.