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Wednesday Odds and Ends

-Google’s deal for a $2 billion building in Manhattan is set to close today. link

-Bill Cosby will receive the President’s Award for Special Lifetime Contributions to Advertising at the 62nd Annual Advertising Hall of Fame event next year. link

-Six predictions for digital advertising in 2011. link

-Dentsu America wants you to send a holiday message that will be plastered on side of its  Tokyo headquarters (above). link

-TBWA\India welcomed BBDO, Mumbai alum Meenakshi Chohan as VP, account management. link

-The accidents plaguing Spider Man: Turn Off the Dark: Brilliant marketing ploy? link

-SapientNitro now has an “Idea Engineers” blog. link

-Digitas donates to Make-a-Wish in this year’s version the agency’s “Flurrious” holiday card.

-Someone spent way too much time analyzing LeBron’s “What Should I Do” spot. link

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