Adventures in Advertising

Spring Forward
Spring Forward

I always looked forward to spring training for baseball. Ernie Banks came up with a prediction that the Cubs would have a better team each ...

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SUPER BOWL XLIX
SUPER BOWL XLIX

I was not looking forward to Super Bowl XLIX because I didn’t like the match-up. I’m not a diehard fan of the Seattle Sea Hawks ...

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PIE GIRLS
PIE GIRLS

At last, a novel about advertising from the stay-at-home spouse's point of view! Pie Girls isn't Mad Men. It is a romantic comedy written by ...

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Mr. Cub
Mr. Cub

My wife and I went to a movie Friday night, and when we came home and turned on the television, we learned that Ernie Banks ...

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The Sugar Bowl
The Sugar Bowl

As I sat and watched the 2015 Sugar Bowl, I was looking forward to a great football game between Alabama’s Crimson Tide and the Ohio ...

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American Flyer
American Flyer

1946 was a good year to be born in. A.C. Gilbert came out with brand new line of toys that were developed in the Gilbert ...

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Chad Broude Answers Five Questions
Chad Broude Answers Five Questions

In the latest installment of our regular running feature, Chad Broude, creative director at DDB Chicago answers Five Questions with SCREEN. SCREEN: Can you cook? ...

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White Christmas at the Music Box
White Christmas at the Music Box

Even though I knew about it, I never experienced it. The Annual Christmas Show at the Music Box on Southport was a really excellent trip ...

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