Tuesday, July 18, 2006
Teakettle Whistles & Egg Advertising
Here's one for you Mr. Wizard types who have spent many sleepless nights wondering about the mechanics of teakettles. Yesterday's edition of Newsday provided us with a rather detailed description of just what happens to your teakettle as the water boils.
This one doesn't really have anything to do with tea, but it's just to goofy not to pass along. America's advertising industry, apparently not content to shovel ads down our throat from ever conceivable direction, has now come up with a way to sell ad space on eggs. Really. Read all about it in this New York Times article.
I'm casting about, trying to figure out how the manic with greed advertising industry could exploit tea in a similar fashion and I'm coming up dry. Though it would seem that advertisers aren't really taking full advantage of those tags on tea bags...
tea, green tea, food, food and drink, teakettle, eggs
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