Month / February 2016
How to buy a house in Sydney with weaponry.
There are scuba divers who dive in human waste. Seriously. Their sole job is to dig their way down into sewage tanks (do they swim? Is there wee in there?) and make…February 29, 2016
Fear and Black Clothing. One week at SXSW.
5.00pm. After nineteen hours I’ve finally arrived in Austin. The airport is filled with tattooed men with well-groomed beards furiously tapping away at various devices and everything is sponsored by a website…February 27, 2016
Donald Trump, clickbait and the human dung beetle.
In 2009, Jan Moir, a Daily Mail journalist in the UK wrote a deeply unpleasant and grossly offensive article on the death of a gay Irish singer Stephen Gately. Written within hours…February 22, 2016
Tracking down a troll.
In Advertising, anonymous comments are used primarily to defend or attack work. We’re all guilty of making one or two. I’ll admit for the first time that one of my all time…February 28, 2016
Any colour Mitsubishi. As long as it’s blue.
In the summer of 1989, a remarkable thing happened to the Mitsubishi brand. Within a matter of months it became associated with fun, good times, dancing and parties. It became very, very…February 27, 2016
Je ne regrette rien. One week at the Cannes Advertising Festival.
DAY ONE: 11:00am. They’re giving away free Beroccas at the Palais in when you register for your pass. There’s a huge basket of them. The French girl giving them out says ‘they’re…February 23, 2016
Searching for hotel room porn.
The best ad I’ve seen in a long, long time appeared quite by accident as I was searching for porn in an American hotel. Searching for porn is generally the second thing…February 27, 2016
Holding back the Facebook horde.
There are shit jobs and there are shit jobs and there’s being a community manager on a Facebook site. Like a Roman Centurion on Hadrian’s Wall, they’re all that stands between the…February 27, 2016
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