Una Mullally

Society, life and culture on the edge

Are Chairs Like Facebook?

  Here’s the original: The laugh out loud vacuousness of Facebook’s actual ad celebrating 1 billion users might be fun to parody, but the pompousness of positioning itself alongside chairs, doorbells, bridges, basketball, airplanes and great nations is frighteningly delusional, …

Mon, Oct 8, 2012, 10:53

   
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The laugh out loud vacuousness of Facebook’s actual ad celebrating 1 billion users might be fun to parody, but the pompousness of positioning itself alongside chairs, doorbells, bridges, basketball, airplanes and great nations is frighteningly delusional, even when you allow a hall pass for advertising hyperbole.