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Middle seat nightmare. BTW, it's a 787. And the reason I know that is because of the recent spate of bad news about that plane, from fuel leaks to electrical fires. I'll take the 757, thank you.
Toggle Commented Jan 9, 2013 on This Dreamliner is a nightmare at RepMan
I remember what Jimmy Huff had to go through to help win that business. But I never heard that anecdote about Malcolm. Brilliant!
Toggle Commented May 3, 2012 on Pitch this at RepMan
Contrived conflict is the primary ingredient for "reality" TV, Steve. Making solid strategy is visually boring.
Toggle Commented May 2, 2012 on Pitch this at RepMan
My fondest quote from Mr. Foster was when I told him I was getting married: "Marriage? Well that'll f*ck you up."
*head smack* Would love to know how many man-hours it took them to come up with that.
Toggle Commented Dec 2, 2011 on We just got religion at RepMan
Not there yet, a mere 77. A lot younger than Ernest Borgnine. I like the fact that they still work together as the voices of Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy on Spongebob Squarepants.
Toggle Commented Nov 15, 2011 on Red roses for a blue lady at RepMan
Informative and cautionary content for sure. By the way Steve, Chagrin Falls is the hometown of comedic actor Tim Conway.
Toggle Commented Nov 11, 2011 on Red roses for a blue lady at RepMan
Lorraine. Duh.
Passion is important, but in his case it was all consuming.
Based upon all the anecdotes Job's biographer supplied during his book tour, from the temper tantrums to the weeping, I've come to the conclusion that Jobs was simply a moody, genius level menopausal woman. No offense to actual women.
My eyes are still burning from reading this. Ivory tower thinking at its best.
Toggle Commented Oct 7, 2011 on Big agency think at RepMan
A ham-handed attempt at social media-influenced humanization.
Toggle Commented Sep 26, 2011 on There's nothing gray about this name at RepMan
"To the best of my knowledge, Ronald was never ordained". Oh, snap!
Toggle Commented Aug 26, 2011 on The Pol Pot of supersized portions at RepMan
I was thinking the same thing after reading at your first graph. New biz pitches are about as ugly as sausage extrusion (and law making).
Toggle Commented Aug 4, 2011 on I wouldn't pitch 'The Pitch' either at RepMan
A positive twist on your use of Heinz 57: lots of variety creates a rich life. Can't say you're not squeezing every drop out of the bottle.
Toggle Commented Jun 29, 2011 on Golden Years at RepMan
"I believe religion, and not money, is the root cause of all evil." Damn straight.
Oh, just give me the TARDIS. End of the world wouldn't matter.
Toggle Commented May 12, 2011 on Ten days to go! at RepMan
Sit in on every comedy act I could find. Hey, if the world is about to end, might as well drink and laugh. I'd expect a set from you, Steve.
Toggle Commented May 11, 2011 on Ten days to go! at RepMan
Consider Lewis Black's take on soy "milk" [Caution: Not safe for work]
Toggle Commented May 3, 2011 on There's no joy in Soyville at RepMan
What makes a blog popular seems as elusive as what makes a video go viral. But Book and Lunch are right. We all have reputations; the topic is deep as it is wide. So we regularly tune in to find out who screwed up this week and how to avoid making the same missteps ourselves.
Toggle Commented Apr 13, 2011 on A blog about blogs at RepMan
Where will it end, Steve? With people like the Steinbrenner boys casually referencing socialism when public funds built their cash-making sport palaces, who knows?
Toggle Commented Feb 24, 2011 on Wretched excess at RepMan
Private elevator? Feh! I remember back in the day that our erstwhile CEO had his own corporate lunch table. I glanced at it once.
Toggle Commented Feb 7, 2011 on Sorry, but this is my elevator at RepMan
You killed.
Toggle Commented Jan 25, 2011 on What sets your organization apart? at RepMan
I knew the second Jim and you'll never be him. Of that you can be glad.
Toggle Commented Dec 21, 2010 on The Lion in Winter at RepMan
Feeling the same way out here on the prairie, Steve. Looking around the bend for better news. BTW, regarding the Q-Tips? Unlike pursuing new business, stop when you feel resistance.
Toggle Commented Mar 24, 2010 on A distant ship’s smoke on the horizon at RepMan