'Marketing' Archive

The Pitch: Eternal Life Insurance

September 4th, 2009 / Marketing, Religion / 35 comments

Marketing as Seduction We assume marketing relies on a certain amount of hype, and consumers willing to suspend their disbelief. But ...

The Atheist Bus Sides

February 8th, 2009 / Atheism, Marketing, Newswire, Religion / 20 comments

Religion has never needed much prodding to demonstrate its hypocrisy. It's almost a weekly perp-walk of the clergy across the world stage with their sexual indiscretions. Then there's the lying ...

News Corp Wisely Realizes Religion is Entertainment

December 6th, 2007 / Marketing, Newswire, Religion, Television / 8 comments

News Corp, the media conglomerate that brought the world topless Page 3 girls, has found religion on the internet. The company, headed by Rupert Murdoch, yesterday announced that its Fox Entertainment ...

Banks get religion to lure Muslims

March 22nd, 2007 / Current Affairs, Marketing, Newswire, Religion / 4 comments

Another goal at the top of the Islamic bankers' agenda is ethical investment. Banks want to ensure their money won't be funding activities that don't sit well with Islamic theology, ...