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Local Produce Delivers in Many Ways

Sometimes food offers more than just a meal. I receive a weekly parcel of local produce, and among the contents of a recent delivery was a lovely bunch of fresh carrots you see below. While going through...
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Seattle’s Best Sunscreen Coffee

In advertising, a great catch phrase can make or break a product. Everyone knows Lay’s “Betcha can’t eat just one,” “Got Milk?”, and the pervasive “It’s Miller Time!” – because they...
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Soda Ban Produces Bubbly Reaction

By now we have all heard of Mayor Bloomberg's proposed idea of banning the sale of sodas in excess of 16 ounces in New York City. Regardless of what you think of the notion, it has certainly become fodder for...
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Ochocinco Robbed of Starbucks, Dignity

Yesterday, formerly talented NFL wide receiver Chad Ochocinco (née Johnson) reported on Twitter that his rental Escalade was broken into, with his wallet, credit cards, and iPod being taken – thus ruining...
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Connecticut Joins the Party

Quick – which US states are the only ones not to sell booze on Sundays? Utah? Nope. North Dakota? Not even close. How about Indiana and Connecticut being the two remaining islands of purity… but...
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Another PepsiCo Rebrand Flop

Maybe PepsiCo should stay away from branding makeovers. You think they would have learned their lesson after the Pepsi logo change back in 2008, at a reported cost of over $1 million on design alone – and in...