Author Archives: Matt

Running The 2016 London Marathon

Hi everyone! I can’t quite believe that it’s pretty much a year since I last wrote anything on here. I’m not entirely sure where the last year has gone but nevermind… Anyway, the reason I’m clearing away the tumbleweeds and … Continue reading

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Does Santa Wear Red Because Of Coca- Cola? – An Actual Coca-Cola FAQ

This week I’ve been reading about the upcoming John Lewis Christmas campaign & ad launch and it got me thinking about how successfully they have managed to positively associate themselves with the Christmas and the festive period with the general … Continue reading

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My Ice Bucket Challenge

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few weeks you will have undoubtedly seen your Facebook/ Twitter/ Instagram/ YouTube feeds filled to the brim with people taking part in various incarnations of the Ice Bucket Challenge. Ice … Continue reading

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FIFA World Cup 2014 Sweepstake Kit

With just over 20 days until Brazil kick off the World Cup with their opening game against Croatia & we get a glut of 3 matches a day for about a month (Unless of course you’re an England fan who … Continue reading

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Becoming A Tough Mudder For Macmillan Cancer Support

One in three of us will get cancer with one person getting the news every 2 minutes I know that’s not the nicest way to start a post but I wanted to get that information in your head as soon … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Most Expensive Super Bowl Commercials Ever

With Super Bowl XLVII only a few days away, excitement is building & debate raging over whether it will be the Ravens or the 49ers holding the Vince Lombardi trophy aloft at the end and cementing their names in the … Continue reading

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The Apprentice 2012 Sweepstake

Series 8 of the ever popular (if infuriating) TV show begins tonight in the UK and will no doubt lead to many countless weeks of people screaming at their televisions at the apparent lack of business acumen of all those … Continue reading

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The Greatest Penalty Shoot Out. Ever

After the Carling Cup semi final this week between Cardiff v Crystal Palace ended with a (poor) penalty shoot out I got talking with a few friends about the greatest penalties we had ever seen. After some time (and a … Continue reading

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NFL Wembley 2011

On Sunday the 23rd October (or October 23 if you’re from the States) I, along with over 80,000 other NFL fans will descend on Wembley stadium to witness the 5th NFL regular season game to be held in London. This … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Most Complained About TV Ads This Century

With the release of the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) annual report, they’ve again included details on last years most complained about 10. There’s plenty of articles floating around the web talking about last year’s complaint but seeing as the most … Continue reading

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