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Time for a new economy?

Posted by Lee on May 10, 2009

great-depression-soup-lineI’m no economist and have been waiting to see how the world’s leaders and their band of advisors are looking to fix this broken mess called the global economy.
However, I’ve yet to read anything that looks like an attempt to build a new economic model. Instead, and in desperation, all we keep hearing about is how governments are pumping more and more ‘money’ into the fatally damaged system.
It seems a little like giving numerous blood transfusions to a critically ill patient without first finding out where the patient is bleeding from, nor attempting to stem the flow. Read the rest of this entry »

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Is this the best US political ad ever?

Posted by Lee on October 27, 2008

No, I’m not talking about the politics, nor the rights and wrongs of it – I’m merely looking at the topicality, the relevance, and the nostalgic take on a series of classic TVCs from a US power brand in a wealthier, (happier?) time. Made for the internet by the gifted guys at 60Frames, and I don’t even think it is an ‘official party message’.

So funny, and yet just a wee bit sad…….

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