The Re-Branding of America: Sprint Pre/Now Network

This ad came out a few months ago, but through it’s many manifestations is still as brilliant as ever. I. Love. Integration. I love it like Malcolm, in my coffee; I love it like Jim Crow hated it, in American society; I love it in creative expression, like Andy Warhol’s Exploding Plastic Inevitable; but as…

The Re-Branding of America: Mad Men

Love Mad Men. I’ll digress before I socio-politically rant off topic. The best advertisement for any show is the opening credits — Mad Men being advertisement does this brilliantly. A taste of the what before the so what …

The Re-Branding of America: Real World Cancun

MTV is at it again like Timbaland & Magoo with “The Real World: Cancun” To me, this is the perfect locale for The Real World right now. Cancun brings the fun, sun, drama, flash, pizzaz, fantasy island-esque feel that “The MTV Generation” is notorious for gobbling up with an insatiable greed. I still remember being…

The Re-Branding of America: Animation Domination – Total Drama Action

Truth is not only stranger than fiction — it is pure fantasy; so to level out the imbalance, animation is creating a fiction more true than “reality.” The Summer has plenty of very worthwhile, very watchable, very edutaining progamming to peruse. Cartoon Network is a treasure chest of euphemistically kid-friendly socially conscious satire. Total Drama…