New Balance’s new “Impatient” ad, and how it offers up misleading real-world advice

New Balance has a new ad out featuring moderately famous celebrities Jaden Smith, Coco Gauff, Sadio Mane, and Sydney McLaughlin. Take a look… The catchphrase New Balance builds this commercial around, Impatience is a Virtue, is a play off the well-known proverb: “Patience is a virtue.” The point of the ad is to say thatContinue reading “New Balance’s new “Impatient” ad, and how it offers up misleading real-world advice”

Things you shouldn’t say anymore, like “Indian style”

It’s 2021 and with so much so-called progress within our species as humans, our language has developed along the way, as well. I came up with a few words and phrases that were common in the last 20 to 30 years that are not quite acceptable in today’s American society. These are just a fewContinue reading “Things you shouldn’t say anymore, like “Indian style””

Another royal baby, and I’m still wondering why we should care?

The royals had another baby. Meghan Markle and hubby Harry welcomed a baby girl and while any new life is awesome, I’m STILL wondering why these folks are in the news… in the U.S.! I mean, does July 4th mean anything anymore? For all my life the royal family has made news here in theContinue reading “Another royal baby, and I’m still wondering why we should care?”

Only Daisy Cottage Cheese Ad – The Music and More…

Evidently this ad has been out for at least a year but it’s brand new to me. Check out Daisy’s commercial for cottage cheese, and be warned: you will be singing this song for at least the next three hours. This might be the catchiest original song in a commercial ever. One fan has evenContinue reading “Only Daisy Cottage Cheese Ad – The Music and More…”

Eli Lilly and Company’s subtle messages you need to know about in their latest TV ad

Eli Lilly & Co have a 90-second ad out now that aims to promote a level playing field when it comes to access to medicine. Take a look… Normally when I post about commercials I keep my personal opinions to myself, just delivering information about the actors, music, etc. In fact, take a look hereContinue reading “Eli Lilly and Company’s subtle messages you need to know about in their latest TV ad”