Obama isn't faking it about his BlackBerry -- but ad execs would make it seem like he is
Donor Power Blog
JANUARY 20, 2009
You can't buy advertising like that. One ad industry guy quoted in the Times suggested this tagline for the Obama/BlackBerry campaign: "If Blagojevich can pick my replacement, I can pick my device." Advertising is so over. Don't "advertise.". Well, you might need to advertise. Advertising, as the saying goes, is the penalty for having an ordinary product. Want examples of how advertising mangles the good work of nonprofits?