Worldwide stock markets tumbled on the news that the Federal Reserve Bank had to offer a $30 billion line of credit to aid in the JPMorgan Chase takeover of credit crunched bank, Bear Stearns.Skyy Spirits is one of eight “promotional partners” for the upcoming film version of the HBO series Sex and the City. All of the partners, which also include Coty fragrances and Mercedes-Benz USA, target women with their products. In exchange for appearances and mentions in the film they will market the film (due May 30) with events, ticket giveaways, and other promotions.
Bill Clinton took aim at Sen. Barack Obama in an interview with four college journalists in New Orleans on Sunday. The interview was taped for mtvU, a network reaching 750 college campuses. Clinton talked about Obama's acceptance of special-interest money, Sen. Hilary Clinton's experience, and the Bush administration's handling of the US economy.
New York magazine interviews former book publishing PR pro, Sloane Crosely, on her new book, I Was Told There'd Be Cake.