Monday, March 01, 2004

Advertising Irony

There was a commercial for a major insurance company that ran a couple of times during the Oscars last night. (It is probably running a lot more often, but we generally don't watch TV live, and consequently rarely see commercials any more.) Anyway, while I can't quote it exactly, the commercial started something like

Someone once said everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes...

I can only assume that Andy Warhol's fifteen minutes are up, if he is no longer considered more recognizable than "Someone"!