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Wednesday Odd And Ends

- There is no war for talent. It’s a war ON talent. (link)

- AC/DC has an awesome new video made from Excel. (download the sheet or watch it above)

- Former Cutwater president Brad Harrington has finally landed at digital shop iCrossing. (link)

-McCann T.A.G is headed to India. (link)

- Johnson & Johnson has consolidated U.S. creative duties on more than 35 prescription drug brands at WPP Group and Interpublic Group. Estimated total revenue on the business exceeds $100 million. (link)

- Wilen Media and New York hockey sqaud The Islanders have entered agency of record situation. (link)

- New work for Citi from Publicis, with digital executions created by Atmosphere BBDO, features Nickelback (ugh) and Mary J Blige. (link)

- Author Michael Crichton passed away. RIP (link)

- Now that Yahoo and Google aren’t going to have their play date. What is Yahoo to do? (link)

- Virgin Atlantic has dismissed 13 staff because of comments they made on Facebook. The staff, all cabin crew, broke the company’s policies, the airline said. (link)

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