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A Passion for Consumer Behavior

Since one of the topics we will be discussing focuses on the relationship between marketing and analytics, I thought I would share how I got involved with marketing in the first place. 385 more words


Insomnia and Infomercials

I can’t tell you the last time I slept through the night. I normally am up no later than 5 a.m, but lately it’s earlier and earlier. 478 more words



My biggest weakness is discipline with food.  Public confession ALERT – I am an infomercial sucker!  I may not buy them but I WANT them! 251 more words


Infomercials and what commercials should be changed to

You all know those infomercials. The ones with such bad acting they’re not even trying. Now I’ve seen a lot in my life, and I’m still pretty young. 184 more words

The Fireside Chats: Written on Turkey Day

It is after 2 am. I am watching the tee-vee. A man with a mullet is trying to sell me a 168-piece set of knives. Most are clearly not for cucumbers, bread, or ham. 136 more words


The New [adult swim] Infomercial "Unedited Footage of a Bear" Is Deeply Unsettling

Last month, released the ingenious Too Many Cooks during their now-infamous, early-morning “Infomericals” block. The short received quite a bit of buzz on the internet, and many wondered how the network would ever be able to match the success of Casper Kelly’s bizarre pseudo-parody of early ’90s sitcoms. 67 more words