Tag : lighter side

Let’s Waltz For A Spell

Stray Thoughts: Reflections From The Lighter Side Of AdServices I’m publicly rebuking (yes, rebuking) my online Spell Check for failing to identify the correct spelling for “waltz” after I supplied it with the “w,” “a” and “l.” Seriously Spell Check (if that’s your real name). I provide you with w-a-l-s-e in the hopes of a spelling for “waltz” and you come back to me with “whales,” “walls” and “wiles” but no “waltz”? I’m disenchanted, Spell…

Brotherhood and Baked Beans

Stray Thoughts: Reflections From The Lighter Side Of AdServices I don’t want to sound like I’m badmouthing “Motherhood and Apple Pie.” I’m a big fan of both. But how about some well-earned equal time for: Charity and Cheddar Cheese Loyalty and Leg of Lamb Privacy and Pickled Peppers Thoughtfulness and Fillet of Flounder Democracy and Deviled Eggs And while we’re taking a fresh look at these cherished symbols of  American values, can someone bang the drum for Brotherhood and…

Social Media Pledge

Stray Thoughts: Reflections From The Lighter Side Of AdServices I will use the power of social media to unite, enlighten and inspire people in search of greater meaning and purpose in life. I will also provide timely updates on when I’m getting my car washed, buying yogurt, growing facial hair, or thinking of throwing out old running shoes. I solemnly swear to keep everyone posted on pretty much everything that I think, say or do….

Dear Awesome: It’s Over

Stray Thoughts: Reflections From The Lighter Side Of AdServices What’s the deal with everyone saying “awesome” all the time? “This taco is awesome.” “The concert was awesome.” How was your vacation? “It was awesome.” I’ve got an awesome idea. Let’s use some other adjectives to describe our mind-blowing experiences, like “epic” or “chocolicious” or “wickedcrazygood.” I’ve always liked “monkey-riffic,” but that’s me. Alan Williamson Senior Copywriter AdServices Inc. AdServices.net