Archive for August, 2010

Who Do PR Folks Think They’re Fooling?

August 24th, 2010

Despite the inflammatory post title, I’m not really talking about all PR folks, or all PR activities.  But there is a subsection of PR that I just can’t imagine the people writing the PR copy actually believing anyone in the world will believe. The example that prompts me to write this is a translation I […]

Valentino Update

August 10th, 2010

I went to the local department store the other day, and noticed they were having a sale on bargain budget slippers.  “Ah-ha!” I thought, “Cheap cheap slippers!  This is one of the known natural habitats of the Valentino.  Perhaps I can glimpse one in the wild!” What I found exceeded my expectations.  Two different species […]