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You might not recognize his face, but you certainly know his voice…Read More
by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango LLC American Apparel CEO Dov Charney acts like he’s missing his calling. The controversial and flamboyant entrepreneur could parlay his promotional genius and predilection for the prurient to become one hell of a porn producer. (The San Fernando Valley, the porn capital of the world, is just over the hill from American Apparel’s headquarters.) It would certainly suit his notorious lifestyle…Read More
Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles
by Freddy J. Nager, Founder of Atomic Tango + Guy Who Wants His Fantasies to be Realistic… The first season of “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles” wrapped up last week. T-tv did fulfill its mission of entertaining young males and, ahem, some middle-aged ones during Monday Night Football’s cruel hiatus. But it left far too many questions — and I’m not talking about what will happen next season… Since I’m a self-proclaimed geek, “Terminator” is one of the few scripted television shows I actually watch. Or make that “watched.” JustRead More
Just thought I’d dash off a quick note to put a few recent media-business items in perspective. The first one you’ve heard about extensively; you might find these others somewhat amusing… Microsoft’s offer for Yahoo!: $44.6 billion Oil company Exxon’s profit for just the 4th quarter of 2007: $11.7 billion State of California’s budget deficit: $14.6 billion Purchase price of HotOrNot, the online dating & rating service, as reported by TechCrunch: $20 million HotOrNot’s annual revenue: $5 million Budget for the movie “Cloverfield”: $25 million “Cloverfield” box office gross forRead More