Monthly archive for February2013

Are you ready for Sydney mardi gras?

  King’s Cross Coles is really getting into (read: exploiting) the mardi gras spirit. Here’s their suggested checklist for maximising your mardi gras experience: Condoms Hair removal cream Berocca Energy drinks Glow sticks Lube Mouth wash Hair spray Now that’s a party.

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FINALLY we can like banks again

  Seriously? Point 9 percent discount? Suncorp took out this third of a page ad in the Telegraph (don’t worry I didn’t buy it, I picked up a free copy at Fitness First) advertising a massive discount on the home loans, spouting that it is a “genuine…

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Blatant male demographic targeting

Seeing something like this in Kings Cross usually wouldn’t draw any attention. But I am particularly wary of marketing that is so overtly male targeted I had to snap a pic. If you visit the website there is an interactive video game, where you get to find…

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