Posted by Jeremy Goldkorn on Monday, March 2, 2009 at 1:12 PM
Meanwhile, the New York Times reports:
Which makes the AIG advert reproduced above all the more hilarious. The ad appeared on the back cover of Foreign Affairs magazine's January - February 2006 issue:
Advertising services as diverse as 'mortgage guaranty insurance' and 'aircraft leasing for airlines', the copy includes the following:
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China Media Timeline
Major media events over the last three decades
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The latest recommended blogs and new media
Front Page of the Day
A different newspaper every weekday
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