Monthly Archives: April 2008

Baby Boomer fantasyland

Have you heard of the new rock and roll amusement park, the Hard Rock Park? I’m not making this up. Hard Rock Park, opening June 2 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, offers a Led Zeppelin roller coaster, an “Eagles Life … Continue reading

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Baby Boomer fantasyland

Have you heard of the new rock and roll amusement park, the Hard Rock Park? I’m not making this up. Hard Rock Park, opening June 2 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, offers a Led Zeppelin roller coaster, an “Eagles Life … Continue reading

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What makes a brand authentic?

What makes a brand authentic? I recently found out one chilly April day at the Maid-Rite diner, an unassuming hamburger stand operating in a modest neighborhood in Springfield, Illinois.

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What makes a brand authentic?

What makes a brand authentic? I recently found out one chilly April day at the Maid-Rite diner, an unassuming hamburger stand operating in a modest neighborhood in Springfield, Illinois.

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You can be sure he’s a Twitter fan

(CNN) — James Karl Buck helped free himself from an Egyptian jail with a one-word blog post from his cell phone. Buck, a graduate student from the University of California-Berkeley, was in Mahalla, Egypt, covering an anti-government protest when he … Continue reading

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You can be sure he’s a Twitter fan

(CNN) — James Karl Buck helped free himself from an Egyptian jail with a one-word blog post from his cell phone. Buck, a graduate student from the University of California-Berkeley, was in Mahalla, Egypt, covering an anti-government protest when he … Continue reading

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Would you pay $6,000 for a toilet?

A $6,000 Toto Neorest heated toilet with a three-stage flush engine. A $65,000 Hastens Vividus bed with hand-teased horsehair and an Arctic-pine frame. A $1.5 million Bugatti Veyron automobile with a top speed of 253 miles per hour. Superhype or … Continue reading

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Would you pay $6,000 for a toilet?

A $6,000 Toto Neorest heated toilet with a three-stage flush engine. A $65,000 Hastens Vividus bed with hand-teased horsehair and an Arctic-pine frame. A $1.5 million Bugatti Veyron automobile with a top speed of 253 miles per hour. Superhype or … Continue reading

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He’s hot. He’s sexy. And he’s dead (part 2).

Awhile ago I blogged about the curious case of Heath Ledger, whose career is hotter than ever months after his death. Now comes the story of Sergio Gomez, formerly lead singer of the band K-Paz de La Sierra until his … Continue reading

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He’s hot. He’s sexy. And he’s dead (part 2).

Awhile ago I blogged about the curious case of Heath Ledger, whose career is hotter than ever months after his death. Now comes the story of Sergio Gomez, formerly lead singer of the band K-Paz de La Sierra until his … Continue reading

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