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Deputy Editor of Ad Age, dog lover and reality TV connoisseur currently mourning American Idol. I do not have tiger blood and I do not move like Jagger.

Goodbye, American Idol. This Fan Will Miss You.

Goodbye, American Idol. This Fan Will Miss You.
adage.com — After the Final Finale: 15-Year Journey for TV Phenomenon Comes to an End Today I had to change my Twitter handle. Since 2009 it's read "'American Idol' voyeur." This week ended a 15-year run for a TV show that became part of the popular culture and touched many of us personally.

The Erin Johnson Lawsuit Dominated the 4A's Conference

The Erin Johnson Lawsuit Dominated the 4A's Conference
adage.com — 4A's Conference She was not even in attendance, but Erin Johnson dominated the conversation at the 4A's Transformation conference this week. The lawsuit filed by J. Walter Thompson's communications executive against its former CEO Gustavo Martinez for alleged racist and sexist comments was ever present on the main stage, in the hallways and at private dinners in Miami.

Ageism in Advertising: How One Man Beat the Odds

Ageism in Advertising: How One Man Beat the Odds
adage.com — After Two Years of Job Hunting, Creative Lands at Ferrara & Co. It's a Monday in March, and Dave Shea has just returned from vacation in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. It's an unusually temperate afternoon in leafy Princeton, N.J., where he's rested, relaxed and settled into his ad agency office.

Stop Talking About Transformation in Adland and Do It

Stop Talking About Transformation in Adland and Do It
adage.com — JWT Suit Shines Beacon On Woeful Lack of Industry Diversity It's likely to be blindingly sunny this week in Miami Beach as the 4A's convenes. There will be well-deserved celebrations over the appointment of Tamara Ingram, a rare woman in a CEO role at one of the industry's best-known agencies.

The Super Bowl Top 50 Ad Countdown: 10-1

The Super Bowl Top 50 Ad Countdown: 10-1
adage.com — This is the final installment of the top 10 ads. In commemoration of the Super Bowl's 50th anniversary, Ad Age is counting down the top 50 big game ads of all time. This is purely a subjective list cultivated by the editors that will undoubtedly be debated.

The 10 Most Controversial Super Bowl Ads of All Time

The 10 Most Controversial Super Bowl Ads of All Time
adage.com — Super Bowl advertising has always contained a mix of the good, the bad, and the ugly. These -- in no particular order -- are the ugly. Groupon: The 2001 Super Bowl featured the first TV ad from then smoking hot internet company Groupon -- which got incinerated following the commecial's airing.

Most Comparative Super Bowl Ads

Most Comparative Super Bowl Ads
adage.com — When an advertiser pays several million dollars for one 30-second ad in advertising's greatest showcase you might imagine a lot of those seconds would be spent focusing on its brand. But Super Bowl spots sometimes showcase an advertiser's bitter rival -- albeit in a disparaging way.

Video Compilation of Super Bowl Ads With Monkeys

Video Compilation of Super Bowl Ads With Monkeys
adage.com — From E-Trade to Pepsi, A Video Montage of Primates Populating the Big Game Once upon a time, Super Bowl advertising was as fun as a barrel full of monkeys. For many years, we were treated to chimps cavorting on our screens for the likes of marketers such as Castrol, E-Trade, Pepsi and Careerbuilder.

The Super Bowl Top 50 Ad Countdown: 20-11

The Super Bowl Top 50 Ad Countdown: 20-11
adage.com — Ad Age Picks the Best of the Big Game Spots Over Its Half-Century History In commemoration of the Super Bowl's 50th anniversary, Ad Age is counting down the top 50 big game ads of all time. This is purely a subjective list cultivated by the editors that will undoubtedly be debated.

Agency A-List: Castaway Edition

Agency A-List: Castaway Edition
adage.com — Agency A-List 2016 Ad Age has done a lot of interviews with the executives on our Agency A-List over the years. We're asked them probing questions about issues like the future of the industry, ad skipping, the state of creativity and much more.
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Apr 25, 2016

Lessons from #Matrix16: Be unapologetically original and be weird.

Apr 25, 2016

@MellodyHobson tells audience @Matrix16 that Prince played her wedding to George Lucas

Apr 25, 2016

BBDO calls Linda Boff "the smiling assassin"-- Beth Comstock @ #Matrix16

Apr 25, 2016

Winton Marsalis does surprise performance of "When the Saints Go Marching In" at #MatrixAwards

Apr 21, 2016

RT @PaulMcCartney: God bless this creative giant. Thanks Prince. Love X Paul

Apr 20, 2016

So you miss a Weight Watchers meeting and Oprah Winfrey shows up. What are the chances? facebook.com/oprahwinfrey/

Apr 20, 2016

Hey @GayleKing That used to be my Weight Watchers meeting you were at last night but I switched to the morning session. You were in my seat!


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