Monday, February 1, 2010

What does P stand for?

So, my Marketing prof. sends out and Email containing the following:
Did you know that the water pressure throughout the US plunges during the half time show? This is true! Advertising falls under which of the 4 P's?

So, I Emailed her back, that it apparently falls under P for Plumbing.

Very corny, yes. She thought it was cute.

Perhaps, though, it falls under P for Pressure... as in water pressure... or maybe Plunges. Maybe... P is for what people do instead of watching the advertisements.

Hey, when is the superbowl and who's playing? I'm in such a bubble.

5 comments:

  1. It's Sunday and it's the Saints vs. Colts!
    (I only know because it's a big deal that the Saints made it for the first time. That and I'm constantly bombarded by people in black and gold saying"Who Dat")

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  2. Yippee! I got me an Uberbowl party! While the water pressure plunges, I will be taking notes on ads so, I can write an extra credit paper... which just might become blog fodder.

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  3. Your prof is also repeating an urban legend. See for example http://www.portlandonline.com/water/index.cfm?=a147137&c=48439

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  4. I looked at this link, I don't understand what this is supposed to prove. Although, honestly, I do think it's probably an urband legend. I've been hearing that since I was a little girl. I don't know how it could be true every year. Also, not EVERYONE watches the Superbowl.

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  5. It's an urban legend that one year sewer lines exploded because so many people flushed at the same time.
    I have a suggestion. When the "Focus on the Family" ad comes on, let's all flush at once. Let's see if we can do it this time!

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