Altho we represent some of the most talented communicators in Christendom ... well, we actually have something to say ourselves. We may be slightly prejudiced but we like to think we have some very astute, and creative, thinkers at Ambassador. Here's what's been on their minds most recently. Oh--feel free to post a comment too ... in fact, we'd love to hear what you think as well!
- Tuesday, November 24, 2009
- Evelyn Gibson
There was one Thanksgiving when I took a 20-lb. Butter Ball turkey to Paris. On American Airlines. In their baggage compartment. Frozen solid. Through Customs at Charles deGaulle Airport.
But that's a story for another day.
If there ever was an iconic symbol-it's the Thanksgiving Turkey. Yet there's no historical evidence turkey was even served at the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving. (I'm thinking it was probably seafood!)
Benjamin Franklin was so enthralled by the bird-he was in favor of making it our national symbol instead of Bald Eagle.
As a vegetarian, I'm disinterested any way you ...Read Full Post »
- Thursday, October 15, 2009
- J.C. Colón
- KiYong Kim
In the famous words of the character Billy Bones from the movie Muppet Treasure Island: "Jimmy-Jim-Jimmy-Jim-Jim-Jim-Jim."
Okay, I admit that those words are, in all truthfulness, fairly obscure. But they are still pertinent. For today is Jim Sander's birthday. And, like all other birthdays, this one needs to be celebrated. Desperately. If only Ambassador had recently started some sort of tradition to deal with a situation such as this. If only there were a burger joint men could go to prove their manliness against mankind's oldest foe - meat. If only I was very obviously talking about taking Jim ...