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A Dummy's Puppet's Ramblings - from Chip Martin
Mannequin American views and guidelines on marketing/PR trends, news from the world of puppets and ventriloquism, bits of humor and other interesting but useless information. I post every Tuesday and Friday.
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Chip Shot: I think it’s terrible how everyone treated Lance Armstrong after he won 7 Tour de France races while competing on drugs. When I was on drugs, I couldn’t even find my bike.


Two Inexpensive but Effective, Marketing Promotions



Mattress company EYRI partnered with a lawyer for this billboard. “Divorce lawyer approved.” Enough said.



“The biggest sports endorsement deal in history,” got this minor league baseball team a lot of publicity.

Memes That Made Me Laugh






Vintage Ads That Wouldn’t Cut it Today



Apparently in a “man’s world” ties are really ugly.


“It costs so little to look lovable.” It would cost even less to wear no bra at all, and I think most men would find that even more “lovable.” And, what's a "Bra Bar?"



In case you can’t read it, the young mas is saying “Looks fab Mom!”????

What makes Aviation Gin so delicious? I'm glad you didn't ask...


Ryan Renolds is becoming one of my favorite funny people. Here’s his quirky ad for Aviation Gin … a company which he owns. "An American original, now owned by a Canadian."  To put it in Renolds' words, "Whose the a##hole now?"




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