CatchThis Blog / names of the year

Laurel Sutton

January 11, 2011

This item was originally published on January 9th, 2010 at Fast Company. Ah, 2010. Seems like a million years ago, when in fact we’re only two weeks into the new year. Like all good bloggers, I have a professional obligation to look back at the year that was and summarize the highs and lows of […]

Laurel Sutton

January 10, 2011

Hooray! The American Name Society (of which I am a proud, dues-paying member) has announced their name of the year – it’s the Icelandic volcano that shut down Europe for a couple of weeks. Eyjafjallajökull (pronounced [ˈɛɪjaˌfjatl̥aˌjœkʰʏtl̥] ( listen)) — is Icelandic for “island-mountain glacier”. Outside of Iceland, it’s generally known as “that damn volcano”. On to […]

Mark Skoultchi

November 7, 2007

Just the other day I blogged about Chicken Poop lip moisturizer. Not more than 24 hours later I came across Alligator Poo hard candies. I guess we’re gonna have to update our list of client briefing questions. “Are there any words or ideas you would like us to definitely explore (e.g. Poo, poop, poopies, poopsies, […]