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A Cultural History of Advertising
A peek at the past, present and future implications of our consumer culture
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The Jive Aces present: Bring Me Sunshine

"King of the Swingers: A Salute to Louis Prima"  The Jve Aces

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OK it doesn't really fiy here but,, needed some retro sunshine

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Head On - Annoying Headache Commercial 2006

HeadOn - Apply directly to the forehead! Watch the original commercial that started it all.

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Internet cell phone popcorn 2008 HOAX - secret revealed

Internet cell phone popcorn HOAX - secret revealed... marketing blue tooth headset

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Burger King - Subservient Chicken --2004 Viral Revolution

Subservient Chicken by Crispin Porter + Bogusky...
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"Head On" discussed on NBC news - Buzz and parody 2006

Brian Williams and Mick Taibbi pf NBC discuss the HeadOn commercial and the buzz it created 

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» The YouTube Laugh Factory: A Studio System for Viral Video

» The YouTube Laugh Factory: A Studio System for Viral Video | A Cultural History of Advertising | Scoop.it
On the fringes of Hollywood, comics, singers, and goofballs are building a studio system for viral video, hoping to turn one-click wonders into valuable brands.

 

"Most people move to Hollywood with the hope of making it big, but Zonday is helping show the way to something strange and new: making it small. He says he does recognize that (borrowing a line from Chris Rock) “you aren’t really famous until someone’s mama knows who you are.” But a narrow, lucrative fame is the path that has opened up for him and for the thousands of others like him. After going viral, they’ve figured out how—against all expectation—to stay viral..."

"YouTube is the anti-Hollywood, the anti-TV, Zappin declares, because there are no decisions by committee, no casting calls, no gatekeepers to pass just to get started. Distribution is global, instantaneous, and free, and shows can’t be canceled..."

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