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Thursday Odds and Ends

-Digitas, one-half of Team Sprint, of course, is promoting the wireless carrier’s partnership with Twitter and the NBA during tonight’s Finals with the help of Minnesota Timbervolves star, Kevin Love (above).

-It looks like Lou Reed has recovered enough from his recent liver transplant to take center stage at Grey’s seventh annual Legends of Music Seminar at Cannes. link

-Speaking of Cannes, the idea engineers at SapientNitro will return with more nifty infographics to capture this year’s event. Here’s a pre-Cannes graphic to tide you over for now.

-And in final Cannes-related items today, Clear Channel Outdoor has unveiled details about its #canvasforcreativity social media campaign that launches on June 16 at the Festival. link

-Just in time for Father’s Day, GSD&M’s Field Guide to Manhood book for Barbasol has launched on Amazon. link

-One positive about the U.S. Airways/American Airlines merger? More legroom. link

-MRY has developed a social media campaign for Visa called #GoInSix. Video here and Twitpics here and here.

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