Archive for March, 2011

The Sound of Success

Lisa
It’s a very rare radio client who can successfully voice his or her own ads. But that doesn’t stop them from doing it anyway. Continue reading

Who Your Friends Are

Lisa
Now that I can look back on my recent health ordeal with a measure of perspective, I’m left with some personal ¬†fallout. Continue reading

A Gizmo That Lives Up to The Hype

Lisa
They’re on all the time, those ads promoting the latest whatsit that is going to revolutionize your life. Nine times out of ten the thing turns out to be a dud. But I recently purchased one that is as useful... Continue reading

House Proud – Emotional Spring Cleaning Necessary (London Free Press)

Lisa
It’s a ritual of spring: clearing out the clutter that accumulated over the long, dark months of winter. While most of us concentrate our efforts on closets, basements and places where dust bunnies gather, divorce expert Karen Stewart reminds us... Continue reading

The Power of Punctuation

Lisa
I tried to inspire myself to comment on the May 2nd election, I really did, but I’ve got nothing. Most of my energy is going to supressing cynicism over another unwanted, expensive campaign. The rest is being spent on discovering... Continue reading

Illuminating Controversy

Lisa
David Menzies will do anything for attention. Continue reading

Cleopatra Peed When She Laughed?

Lisa
According to this ad for Poise feminine pee protection pads she did! First there was Jamie Lee Curtis hawking yogurt that makes you poop. Now Whoopie Goldberg wants to keep you dry in your special place. Continue reading

RIP Liz

Lisa
You’re probably well aware by now that Elizabeth Taylor died yesterday. She was a true legend in an era when that word is being tossed around to describe people who are really undeserving of it. Continue reading

The Hunted

Lisa
I don’t think that hunting is cool. Yes, some people in some parts of the world, including parts of this country, need to do it to survive. Yes I eat meat and where do I think meat comes from anyway?... Continue reading

Why am I Rinsing My Garbage?

Lisa
I’m starting to think recycling is a fool’s game. Continue reading