Another 4th of July has come and gone, and I am reminded of Nirvana’s version of Lake of Fire (originally sung by the Meat Puppets in 1983). This is a clip …Continue reading
American Idol has been around for nearly a decade and has helped shape the culture of an entire generation. The show is consistently ranked #1 and the most recent season finale garnered 29 million viewers! American Idol has become a household name, but what does the name actually imply? What is the American idol? It’s more than a performer, it’s fame. Americans idolize the state of being celebrated.Continue reading
Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and not tried. – Gilbert K. Chesterton
An Orange County church created this advertisement to be aired at 45 local movie theaters to advertise their upcoming Easter service: This add was rejected by the National CineMedia Networks (NCM) because it was beleived …Continue reading
Lady Gaga is the focus of another ogm! post and the reasons are threefold. She recently released her newest single, Born This Way, and I received a recent comment regarding Lady Gaga in a previous ogm! post entitled Lady Gaga – The Truth Behind her Message. See below:
I was recently asked to do a guest post on a wonderful blog, JB – Look for happiness under your own roof. The title of the post was “What Not …Continue reading
100 million viewers were not given the chance to see an add featuring the words “John 3:16″ during this years Super bowl. Take a look:Continue reading
I’m reading a book written by a fellow generation Y member, Josh James Riebock, and it’s titled mY generation. He writes:Continue reading
Anytime the letter “s” is replaced with a “z” or a “$” you know you are encountering something or someone “cool,” and the Bratz Fashion doll collection is no exception. The Bratz dolls have sold more than $3 billion and the line has taken nearly half of the market share from Barbie, which means parents are purchasing and supporting these dolls along with the messages the dolls deliver. The name “brat” should be repelling upon first glance; or maybe the “z” transforms a brat from being a selfish ill behaved child, to a cool and hip child who already has life all figured out, I can’t be certain.
The dolls teach tween girls what they are curious to know and experience. Watch the commercials below to see each lesson.Continue reading
Dos Equis beer has a very funny and clever marketing campaign which features, “The Most Inserting Man in the World”. This character is similar to James Bond, but with more emphasis on partying than fighting. He is the kind of man beer drinkers would like to one day become. Take a look at a few clips:Continue reading
One of Rush Limbaugh’s popular talk show phrases is, “dittos”, or “mega-dittos”, which is used by supportive listeners . Die hard fans can even see the live feed of his radio show on the “dittocam” (for a monthly fee). Do these mega-ditto fans understand everything they are agreeing with?
I have compiled a list of daily declarations Rush has created for himself. Some are spoken by Rush and some are spoken by his announcer at the end of a segment.
Your guiding light through times of trouble
Know Rush and you will know the truth
Rush Limbaugh – talent on loan from God
The center of the radio universe
Rush Limbaugh – pointing the way
Resistance is futile
-Hopefully you are noticing a pattern, lets continue:Continue reading