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GAH! Work [Mar. 15th, 2007|10:30 am]
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Mainly a work rant here. I was supposed to get off at 10:30pm last night. Guess what time I actually left? 11:40pm! Because the other girl called and said she'd be late and asked me if I could stay another hour. *GRUMBLE* and it's not like I could call the supervisor to come to work for one lousy hour. So I didn't get home until past midnight. I hope she doesn't do this to me today...

Since Allie posted her thoughts on the CKin2u perfume ad, I thought I'd ask what you guys thought of the Diesel's Global Warming Ad Campaign. There's actually a bit of a rant on the 'net about it ranging from disgust at using the seriousness of Global Warming to sell jeans to it bringing awareness to an egocentric society. As for me, I just think of it as eye-candy. Like art. Does it raise my awareness? No, but then I already knew about Global Warming and I've always been more posed to doing my little part (whatever it may be, e.g. recycling, water conservation, possibly buying a hybrid in the future) for the environment. Does it make me disgusted? No, like I said - EYE-CANDY. I don't take the ad seriously or with whatever message it's sending or supposed to send. Do I think it's lame? Not really... not as lame as say Paris Hilton trying to sell Carl's Jr's burgers in a bikini while washing a sports car.

[User Picture]From: ladybluestar
2007-03-15 07:02 pm (UTC)
LOL No kidding about the ads.

I agree that I hope she doesn't take advantage of you again.
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[User Picture]From: invicta
2007-03-16 02:01 am (UTC)
Er, the Diesel campaign's taking advantage of our earth's sad state to sell jeans, true...but I'd rather them use global warming than sex, you know? At least they're KIND OF spreading a save-the-earth message on the side. XD
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[User Picture]From: jadeites_lady
2007-03-16 03:13 am (UTC)
hahahaha... but they're supposedly looking "sexy" while Global Warming has destroyed the environment in the background. ;D
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