I was spammed today, using Spam.
Since Spam filtering is currently disabled in Excite Inbox (probably due to their 3.0 beta test), I was greeted with this spam … a picture of Spam e-mailed to me. Subtle humor and annoyance, all rolled into one.
Thank goodness this didn’t come by standard mail.
Tuesday, August 21. 9:22 PM EST
Pecan Delight or Ruffles?
After completing what was advertised as a “turkey sandwich”, I contemplate the remainder of my in-flight snack. The Ruffles contain a modest 3% of my federally mandated sodium for the day. However the Pecan Delight mingles chocolate with the subtle flavors of partially hydrogenated cottonseed oil and lecithin.
Chocolate or potato? Lecithin or sodium?
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When did marketing totally loose touch with reality? Wasn’t the idea of marketing to create a need or desire for a product? I see a lot of companies putting out silly ads that don’t persuade me to purchase their goods and services. All they end up doing is pissing me off.
Here is the latest ad from Diet Coke. This is the one that pushed me over the edge.
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