New Aflac Spokesduck

Insurer Chooses Successor for Fired Gilbert Gottfried Aflac has chosen its new duck voice, and though there was speculation during the audition process that the insurer might opt for a female spokesduck this time around, it wasn’t meant to be. After more than 12,500 live and online auditions, Aflac chose Dan McKeague, a 36-year-old father…

Battle Of The Beers! Coors Light Silver Bullet Train Hurtling Toward Bud!

First, Diet Coke beats Pepsi. Now, Coors Light is close to dethroning Budweiser as the nation’s best-selling brew behind Bud Light. “Budweiser is going down, baby,” MillerCoors Chief Marketing Officer Andy England promised distributors at the brewer’s convention in San Antonio last week. But he didn’t stop there: He brashly predicted that not only will…

Before You Get Excited About Netflix TV Read This! The Media World Is Going Ga-Ga Over The Programing Prospect Of Netflix!

The media world is going ga-ga over the prospect of Netflix possibly getting into the business of transmitting original high-end programming, raising the notion of the red-envelope company transforming itself into the HBO of the broadband video set. Yet for all the heated talk of a possible “Netflix original,” this high-flying tech firm could still…