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Wednesday Odds and Ends


-Levi Strauss calls a global media review. link

-Budweiser’s latest ad strategy: free beer. link

-The Alamo Drafthouse hosts a claustrophobic screening for the claustrophobic movie, Buried (above). link

-Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz: “Our real competitor is TV.” link

-Google’s trying to block “rogue online pharmacies” from advertising on its search engines and websites. link

-Euro RSCG Edge promoted Greg D. Johnson to president and chief operating officer. link

-Wunderman acquired Singapore-based Comwerks Interactive. link

-CAPTCHAs are now being used as advertising. link

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