Re: Merill Lynch Commercials

Raymond G. Van De Walker (
Sun, 23 May 1999 20:14:58 PDT

Or, what about the British Air commercial? There's one where people form a big
eye on the ground whil a small choir oohs in lovely harmony. I was debugging the software for an in-flight entertainment system, and that was our test tape. I got so I had to turn down the volume to get any work done. (I wasn't annoyed, just so blasted by the vocal and visual beauty that I couldn't keep my mind on the code.)
On Thu, 20 May 1999 10:06:01 -0700 Elizabeth Childs <> writes:
>OK, confession time:
>You know those Cisco ads, where adorable children of the world say
>things like "A population the size of the United Kingdom joins the
>internet every six months," and then they say "Are you ready?"
>It makes me cry.
>J wrote:
>> You want to know greatness? You want to see creativity? You want to
>> people loving, thinking, and doing with a strong philosophy?
>> Well, you got it! Merrill Lynch and JWT (the ad agency) have come
>> to really make something wonderful. They are doing EVERYTHING right.
>> is why the recent ad campaign of M. Lynch, "Technology," is by
>> far my favorite. I am in love with this commercial. I swear it made
>> CRY! Job well done!
>> I am sure people think I am insane for caring so much about this,
>but it
>> matters to me. Seeing greatness, even in a commercial, is a
>highlight in
>> my life. Please please please, take the time to view this ad, it is
>> worth the watch.
>> Merrill Lynch and JWT present "Technology."
>> (real audio is required)
>> M.Lynch has two other VERY well done spots listed on their site. You
>> view them if interested at:
>> Great commercials are my hobby. I research them and just love them
>> death. Smile. If you want to know of other interesting ad campaigns
>> have questions, feel free to ask. I have a ton of them and am
>creating a
>> website called "Excellence in Advertising." Enjoy!
>> Challenge me!
>> Jasmine
>> ICQ 17296019 Jasmine- on
>> "A smile is man's gateway to adoration and happiness." -- Michael

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