Politics

Some winning salesmanship from Donald Trump

Adweek’s Agency Spy has been digging through the New York Times revelations about Donald Trump’s income and tax affairs (his accountants seem to have got there before Apple, Google and Facebook) and discovered he’s made quite a lot from appearing ...

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Boris and co. take Covid mixed messages to another level

Britain’s NHS did indeed launch its allegedly super duper track and trace app over the weekend – with a veritable advertising blitz – and, as we might have, expected it doesn’t work properly, not for everyone anyway. But the real ...

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Twitter shock: Biden approves Trump

The US presidential election has its funny turns – one is obviously President Trump. Democrat challenger Joe Biden is reportedly raising and spending more ad money. Every now and then the Donald helps things along. I’m Joe Biden and I ...

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M&C Saatchi lands ‘Stoptober’ anti-smoking bonus

Oh dear, not another one. Apparently next month is “Stoptober” in the UK when those sinners amongst us are being instructed to stop puffing away. It’s the latest initiative from Public Health England (PHE, which most of us thought was ...

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Get ready for a Brexit summer holiday: ‘Check, Change, Go’

Covid put an end to this year’s European summer holiday for many, but don’t worry, Brexit is not going to get in the way of a 2021 getaway — as long as we follow the government’s advice to “Check, Change, ...

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Boris Johnson’s unwelcome blast from the past

At the same time as a writer in PM Boris Johnson’s other employer the Telegraph surmises that Boris has six months to save his job amid the coronavirus testing fiasco, a number of minds have gone back to 1979 and ...

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Trump’s comments on servicemen are un-American says Lincoln Project – but is anyone listening?

The Lincoln Project of antiTrump Republicans has produced another timely volley of mud to lob at Donald Trump, this time over his disparaging remarks about American servicemen. Trump’s own military record – he avoided getting one – is also referenced. ...

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