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I Will Not Join You

So, Chevron’s latest campaign really sucks. The campaign has a threatening overtone and when combined with the whole greenwashing thing its got going on, it…

The Ultimate Vulgarity

Rosser Reeves made a series of TV spots for Dwight D. Eisenhower’s 1952 election campaign. They were some of the first political television advertisements ever…

Still Looking…

Help!  We need someone who can help us build websites – we posted this previously (in September) but still haven’t found just the right person. …

Ad Clichés Are for the Birds

I wonder how much big-picture thought honestly goes into much of the advertising we’re all exposed to. Although I don’t think it works like this…

It Takes a Village, Comrade

This parallel universe moment made me giggle. And on a quasi-kinda-related note, here’s a quote from an anonymous Soviet news correspondent, based five years in…

Artvertising

Advertising is a struggle. I beat myself up on just about every project I’m involved with, because what I’m really trying to create is lasting…

A Little Off the Mark

Last night i was walking home and I saw this transit ad. My first thought was “wow, small children don’t have much nutritional value.” This…

Welcome!

EMRL would like to welcome our newest client, Californians for Patient Care! Over the next few months, we’ll be branding and marketing MyHealthResource, their statewide…

Another Award

The trilingual television public service announcements we made as part of the Spread the Word, Not the Flu campaign for the Yolo County Health Department…

We Need a New Awards Shelf

We won two CAPPIE awards for our work with Yolo County on the Spread the Word, Not the Flu campaign. The campaign included print, outdoor…