Monthly Archives: April 2008
I recently finished reading Philip Roth’s superb novel, Exit Ghost, the latest (and final?) Zukerman story. Nathan Zukerman, by the way, is Roth’s literary alter ego; a fictional author whose life has mirrored that of his creator’s. Or has it? … Continue reading
Since April 2nd, I’ve supped my share of rim-rolling Tim Hortons‘ coffees, in hopes of coming up with…anything. According to the rules and regulations on the Rrroll Up the Rim website, my best chances were getting a food prize. Odds: … Continue reading
I’m pleased to present the new, sleeker look of my(PR)palette, thanks to Andrew Glenn, our in-house designer. I say blogger never looked so good. Let me know what you think.
Inside PR #106, taped before a live studio audience at Third Tuesday Toronto, is available for download. For anyone who listens and wonders about the old joke I alluded to, here it is: What’s the difference between advertising and PR? … Continue reading
With apologies to the Bee Gees, but this joke didn’t start ‘the whole world crying’. It was more like a frustrated sigh of bemusement. It happened a week ago, on the stalwart CBC Radio interview show, ‘As It Happens’*. I … Continue reading