Posts tagged "video"
Insulting, Self-Deprecating, Mistargeted: The Joy of Rule-Breaking Copy

Insulting, Self-Deprecating, Mistargeted: The Joy of Rule-Breaking Copy

I'm one of those sad people. I read the back of cereal boxes, the blurb on DVD cases and the labels on beer bottles. And they all tend to follow the same boring copywriting rules. And then I cracked open a beer I hadn't tried before. And it told me to put the beer down...

National Poetry Day – October 7th 2010

October 7th is apparently national poetry day. As such, I’d like to treat you all to a wonderful poem. But first, an absolutely terrible one: Today is National Poetry Day So I’m writing a blog post to say “My poems are turd So it would be absurd If I continued to write in this way.”...

On Apostrophes

Beware: The following clip contains slouching, terrible hair and a hint of mental ranting. For the FirstFound Newsletter, I was asked to record a New Year’s Resolution. It turned into a bit of a rant, and I may have been the only staff member to use a prop. It’s sound advice though. If you don’t...