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via Self-Promotion: 24-year-old poker player buys own TV ad.

For the fee of $500, you can take advantage of google’s cut rate TV-ad pricing and boost your own website. Since most people are watching TV while they surf the Internet, it’s a cheap way to get some hits. Seems that a 24 year old poker player did just that, hoping to trade the extra hits into some cash by marketing his “how-I-did-it” approach to winning money by online gambling. Too bad you’re going to lose more money on average when you gamble.

It’s Official: No Doors Without Jim Morrison | Listening Post from Wired.com.

Apparently Jim Morrison didn’t want to sell the song “Light My Fire” for the Buick advertisement. And 30 years later they aren’t selling out either. They refused a $15 million deal from Apple. And now the Doors are not to reform under that name, either. Life is hard when you’re a stranger…