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Friday Odds and Ends

-NYC gym ad rewards (or is it exploits?) September 11 first responders. link

-CBS is now the network of “Original Reporting.” link

-Rovio, Angry Birds’ parent company, is worth a reported $1.2 billion. link

-Anheuser-Busch makes a $1.2 billion deal with the NFL. link

-Mountain Dew shreds the gnar with pro skateboarders and samurai sound effects. (above)

-IKEA fights the good fight, Braveheart style. link



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