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james-buchanan's picture
Mar.30.2014
If yu haven't seen these ads yet, you should. Hard to believe that Ford would win a hipness contest with Cadillac: http://www.worldseers.com/blog/2014/3/30/screw-you-to-cadillac-from-ford
edmund-jenks's picture
Dec.13.2012
Book category finalists for the Motor Press Guild's Dean Batchelor Award. The annual award banquet singles out individuals demonstrating outstanding achievement in the profession of automotive journalism. Each year MPG presents the Dean Batchelor Award to the journalist judged to have...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
Aug.11.2011
Philip Levine, named as the next poet laureate, worked grunt jobs in the Detroit auto plants before developing his voice, and again and again he's called on his blue-collar experiences to create wonderful poetry. In my youth I also worked the kind of grunt jobs that Mr. Levine used as material,...
edmund-jenks's picture
Nov.25.2010
Ford named The Automotive Green Marketer of the Year by Nielsen at LA Auto Show 2010 - Nielsen research found • 85% of consumers said they recalled seeing a ‘green’ auto ad recently and, on average across the 23 brands measured, 67% of consumers said they had a more positive opinion of green...
edmund-jenks's picture
Oct.19.2009
Ford Motor Company booth display depicting the design inspirations incorporated into the 2010 Ford Taurus. Image Credit: Edmund Jenks (2009) At BlogWorld: It's FORD Auto-Culture, We Wrote One finds the most interesting and unexpected opportunities to learn and write about modern automobile...
geri-spieler's picture
Jun.01.2009
Doesn't the person who saved the life of the President of the United States deserve a name? The woman who attempted to assassinate Gerald Ford, Sara Jane Moore, has her name out there. Although we still know little about her. But we hear nothing about the person who foiled Moore's second shot. He...
allen-p-adamson's picture
May.07.2009
Will Twitter soon replace Facebook as the online social connector of choice? As the number of news stories about who’s tweeting whom seems to increase with the number of Twitter users, it’s a question being asked by marketers who use social networks as part of their branding initiatives. But this...
geri-spieler's picture
May.04.2009
I just learned I won first place in non-fiction Wild Card category for "Taking Aim At The President." Wild Card is a category for books like mine that don't fit neatly into one category. For example, my book is non-fiction, history, biography and political. Had I entered it into one...
geri-spieler's picture
Apr.26.2009
Check out my interview with Martha Alderson and Blockbuster Plots. Martha is a master at helping writers plot their books, fiction and nonfiction. http://www.blockbusterplots.com/resc/spieler.html
geri-spieler's picture
Apr.14.2009
              Twenty-seven years ago I promised a convicted felon I would store her art collection until her son was old enough to take it. This collection is not some small assembling of prints or photos. The collection includes seven oil paintings, some as large as a doorway.  There are wall-...