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  • Pantone color-codes the queen for her Diamond Jubilee

     
    To mark Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee, Pantone and ad agency Leo Burnett's London office have created a color guide that matches Pantone's color numbers to some of the British monarch's most memorable monochromatic moments -- like the royal...
  • 10 'Mad Men' books to keep you going until 2012

     
    10 Mad Men books to tide you over during the hiatus that goes until 2111. I mean 2012....
  • The fashion master cleanse

    The  fashion master cleanse
    Fashion contradictions are palpable every September and October, when 80-degree days collide with 50-degree fronts and sandals bump boots on the morning commute. But irony hangs even heavier in the air this year, with the approach of a second round of...
  • The Foundation Fighting Blindness Presents the Visions Ball

    October 16-The Foundation Fighting Blindness will honor Leo Burnett CEO Tom Bernardin with the Visionary Award at its bi-yearly Visions Ball. This fundraising gala helps the Foundation drive research for treatments and cures for blindness caused by...
  • Professional misspellings

    Professional misspellings
    "Classy with a K," I think we can all agree, is rarely meant as a compliment. So why would an establishment intentionally bill itself as spelling-averse? (Kustom Kuts, Kozy Korner, Tastee Freez, to name a few.) Sure, there's the occasional trademark...
  • Grammer, Mahoney reunite at Hugo Awards

    Grammer, Mahoney reunite at Hugo Awards
    It was a "Frasier" reunion at the 48th annual Hugo Television Awards at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel on April 19. Cinema/Chicago and the Chicago International Film Festival honored actor Kelsey Grammer with the lifetime achievement award, presented by...
  • No backing away now from 'forward'

    President Barack Obama's re-election campaign pushed out one word last week to define his quest for a second term — "forward." So how much does a single word matter? Quite a bit, marketing and branding experts say, even if they disagree on the...
  • Quintessential Chicago ad man has evolved with the industry, rising to the occasion

    Quintessential Chicago ad man has evolved with the industry, rising to the occasion
    During four decades as a quintessential Chicago ad man, Ron Bess has steered campaigns for clients from McDonald's to Gatorade while climbing the ranks at some of the city's most prominent agencies. Bess, a natural pitchman, well-schooled leader and...
  • John Hughes dies at 59; writer-director of '80s teen films

    John Hughes dies at 59; writer-director of '80s teen films
    John Hughes, the influential writer-director who captured the humor and angst of the teen experience, 1980s style, in hit movies such as "Sixteen Candles," "The Breakfast Club" and "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," died Thursday. He was 59. Hughes, who...
  • Director John Hughes Dies at 59

    Director John Hughes Dies at 59
    LOS ANGELES -- Writer-director John Hughes, Hollywood's youth impresario of the 1980s and '90s who captured the teen and preteen market with such favorites as "The Breakfast Club," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Home Alone, died Thursday, a spokeswoman...
  • Obama, wary of helmet photo, wore it

     
    by Mark Silva Barack Obama confesses to a certain trepidation in donning a bicycle helmet and heading out into the Paparazzi-filled streets of South Side Chicago. He is all too mindful of those photos of Michael Dukakis in a tank.......
  • Should Ronald McDonald retire? Group campaigns to shelve the clown

     
    Ronald McDonald is being urged to hang up his floppy shoes. Corporate Accountability International has organized a “Retire Ronald”  campaign aimed at the red-headed McDonald’s  mascot. They have received support from about 10,0...