To close out advertising month Leah’s 1 Cool Thing is about an advertising campaign that changed the conversation around the phrase “like a girl” being an insult. The gals also talk about celebrity endorsements and the general strangeness of commercials.
Show Notes & Extras:
- Gal-pals this week are: Dr. Leah Leach, Katie Harris, Bonnie Fillenwarth and Kami Leach.
- Get-to-know-you-question: What do you think about celebrity endorsements?
- Kami mention’s the John Oliver segment on Native Advertising, Bonnie mentioned the weird Arnold Schwarzenegger Japanese commercials and Leah almost fell for the Brad Pitt Chanel ad.
- Bonnie talked about Christina of Simple Nailogical and her nail art and how her new line sold out right away. Here is her YouTube channel.
- Leah’s 1 Cool Advertising Thing is the #LikeAGirl campaign from Always.
- That time Leah talked about Fibroids on the show.
- Blog article “Why is being a girl an insult?’
- Huffington Post Article: “Why That ‘Like A Girl’ Super Bowl Ad Was So Groundbreaking”
- Meet the director, Lauren Greenfield video.
- Soccer fans, there is also a few spots with Alex Morgan.
- The Inside Amy Schumer “Compliments” about insulting yourself. (NSFW)
- We’re off next week for Labor Day. The show will return on Sept 9.
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