Monday, September 28, 2020

LOGO NO-GO

Graphic Designer #1: Okay, we need a logo for Ladder Insurance. So… a ladder?
Graphic Designer #2: No, let's go with stairs.
Graphic Designer #1: Okay… but arranged so that it makes an "L" for Ladder?
Graphic Designer #2: No, the opposite way.

 

Sunday, September 20, 2020

BEFORE TONIGHT

Finally got around to reading Bill Carter's The War For Late Night.
I was amused that the example Carter uses to show that 
Jimmy Fallon could sometimes be edgy is a joke I wrote
for Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update.

 

Monday, July 20, 2020

Thursday, July 2, 2020

PICTURE INSURANCE FRAUD

The Getty Image for "Insurance Fraud"
is a sticky note upon which someone has written
"Insurance FRAUD."
 

Friday, April 10, 2020

IT TAKES TWO

Imagine the conversation where Aaron tells the other member of the Duo his idea for the name of the act.

Friday, January 17, 2020

BURYING THE LEDE

This from a New York Times article...
 Buried way down in the piece —
Google was working on TELEPORTATION.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

DOG SHOW

A big dog or maybe a small horse?

Some big ol' poodle

The Hound Group

Samoyeds?

Dalmations

Bedlington Terriers