Abbot's Journal Vol 64, June 3, 2008

by Norman Fischer | June 03, 2008 at 3:04 PM

Abbot’s Journal Vol 64
June 3, 2008
Muir Beach

There’s a series of ads on the radio – one of the sponsors for the Giants’ games. Young guy is driving and thinks to stop at a convenience store (the sponsor). He reports his interior monologue as he’s deciding whether or not to stop – it has to do with, comically, “what does he really want, who is he really, what is he is thinking, what is thinking, who is thinking etc etc” and the joke is that he has such profound thoughts in relation to simply stopping at the store for a bag of chips and a coke. The ads are not all that great but the concept is profound...


Norman Fischer