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TV companies have a year to pipe down loud ads

December 15, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) Shush, already. That’s the message the Federal Communications Commission is sending with new rules that force broadcast, cable and satellite companies to turn down the volume on blaring TV commercials.
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New Cain Internet ad shines focus on viral videos

October 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A new ad featuring Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain’s smoking campaign manager Mark Block is the latest political video to become an overnight web sensation. The ad, with Block taking a deep drag on a cigarette while Cain flashes a Cheshire cat grin, has had close to 1 million clicks on Cain’s website since its debut last week. Continue Reading