Archive for June, 2009

Strange New Products

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yoKEY6NQOs One of my favorite sites is Strange New Products which has the latest in offbeat product introductions. I’ve heard that creating a fad is like doing the 100 yard dash on a tightrope. You have to hit ‘em fast and hit ‘em hard. The strangest product introductions are in the gift and candy industries.

The Story Behind the Song

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0yoKEY6NQOs The story behind the classic song “Blue Moon” is a long and twisted one. In 1933, composers Rodgers and Hart were contracted by MGM to score “the screwball comedy to end all screwball comedies,” a film called “The Hollywood Party.” Bombshell sex symbol Jean Harlow was supposed to have played an innocent young girl […]

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