Monthly Archives: May 2013

Nova Schin’s Use of Offensive Advertising

I was looking online at different advertisements when I stumbled upon one that really caught my attention.  The company being promoted in this advertisement is Nova Schin.  They are known for their non-alcoholic Brazilian beer.  This ad was displayed in … Continue reading

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Chick-fil-A Same Sex Marriage Controversy

American fast-food chain Chick-fil-A was the focus of a controversy following comments made in June 2102 by chief operating officer (COO) Dan Cathy opposing same-sex marriage.  While on the radio talk show, The Ken Coleman Show, Dan Cathy said, “I … Continue reading

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Sex And The City’s Use of Product Placement

Sex and the City is an American television comedy-drama series that broadcasted from 1998-2004.  The show follows four women, three in their mid-thirties and one in her forties, living in New York City. The Four Female Characters Include: 1.    Carrie … Continue reading

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A Picture (Including An Advertisement) Is Worth A Thousand Words

Who enjoys skimming through magazines while waiting in checkout lines?  I always do this, and occasionally I will purchase the magazine so I can finish reading the featured articles.  I am drawn to the magazines about celebrity gossip, such as … Continue reading

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