Don’t Be a Marketing Fool

Don’t Be a Marketing Fool

There’s a time for pranks, and this isn’t it. Many brands and media outlets pull April Fools’ Day stunts. Google is usually at the head of the pack. Not this year. Their head of marketing sent this email to the company’s managers: “Under normal circumstances April...
Viruses Don’t Have Passports

Viruses Don’t Have Passports

On a March morning, an American soldier named Albert Gitchell woke up with a sore throat, fever and headache. Within hours, many of the people on his army base were symptomatic. The year was 1918. By some accounts, Gitchell was the first victim of the Spanish flu,...