… However, Mr McConnell claimed to have only noticed two forms of opposition during his campaign so far. “First, we get people who say they just want to forget George Bush’s presidency,” he said. “Second, we hear from those who say that sewage plants perform a valuable public service and, as such, it does not make sense to name one after George Bush.”
Tata aims to produce for the bottom of the pyramid consumers, and all those sales will mean Tata becomes a global car kingpin. And global auto kingpins buy upscale brands to complete their offerings. This happens all the time in consumer goods industries, and it will happen here. It’s just that this time, it won’t be American companies in the lead, because car manufacturing tends to be driven by rising economic pillars, not mature ones.
Growing up in a religious and morally conservative household, having George Carlin tell me that it was okay to laugh at it all, because it was all funny, was a welcome revelation. He was the best kind of joker, the kind that had to laugh hard because he cared about it all maybe a little too much, took it all a bit too personally. To be exposed to Carlin’s particular style of obscenity was such a welcome smack in the face, he challenged my ideas about religion and life and demanded I form my own opinions.
WARNING: The following videos are humorous.
They are NSFW and if you don’t know what that acronym means or if you don’t know who George Carlin is, you should probably not watch it and just go here instead. Do not click if you are easily offended. In fact you should use that as your mantra while moving around this thing called the ‘internet.’ What are you even doing online if you’re easily offended? Haven’t you seen these figures?
It’s been interesting to watch over the years how Sony managed to usurp Nintendo from the #1 console title and then has watched as Nintendo out innovated them to get back in the lead. As it stands Nintendo now outsells Sony and Microsoft at about 2 to 1. I’m not going to go into the reasons why this has happened, but I would like to draw attention to three adverts that I think sum up the advertising and marketing campaigns for each of the three generations of Sony consoles.
Beginning with a signature piece from Chris Cunningham for the original Playstation:
Some amazing work from The Mill for Playstation 2: