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Media editor @thedrum. I tweet adtech/media trends, crazy ads and odd thoughts. A 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🙋‍♂️with MANY questions. 📫

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@DistillaSean Must beBtw here’s what the media universe, sorted by market cap, looked like earlier this year. Discovery was tiny (has go…
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨What can brands learn from this? @andynairn Could have been the moderates getting the do-ins. There were too many of those videos to count. They sho… @andynairn The best of the fandom stayed at home obv and were invisible as a result. They'll not be liking it either. @andynairn Got out of town for the day. Came back about 6. It wasn't pretty. Heard the same old songs. A friend was… @axelk
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This is a very good thing things I did this weekFuture of Media: News brand safety, print & TV commerce, CNN's livestream paywall via @thedrum‘The future is a mixed ecology’: CNN global president on why it paywalled UK livestream via @thedrumHow BT ‘Drew the line’ under social media racism: ‘Not just another creative campaign’ via @thedrum @mightybarnski I'll make it one of our trips!!I was depressed then I did this then I wasn't. So I can recommend this @shaymantim Right you aregrandpa, wat was the pandemic like Better than the acid rain and fire spiders we face today my child
Logistic Solutions, Successful with Partners @wordmancopy I really want you to see this one @waywelive Hope i don't have to tell you how it looks in a gale force wind. Thoroughly excited.That's better @Jon_Christian Eagles can't wear ringz Jonnn @tomfgoodwin Have 46m Americans even heard of bitcoin.WFH is great for certain tasks - like writing and interviewing a bunchI was in the office yesterday and barely did any work Took an hour to find all my tech and get connected. An hour… @tobeconfirmed I don't know. I expect someone to drop a good article for us right below here soo 🥸 @tobeconfirmed Great question. Bitcoin mining ranked about same energy expenditure as Norway. Precious metal mini… @NewDigitalAge1 80% is about right for us too Is it a combination of women actually being busy already? Not having… if bitcoins were layered into the physical world. And people can carry and exchange them without needing elect… @chrismsutcliffe What's your views on character death in the sequel 😅Oh my god marketing @ChelseaFC @Nike tier marketing @AFCAjax'm going there in a week. Where the hills have ayes. look, person at failing business selling X says X is important I'm familiar with this story format as an advert… come you took the same hit from a pandemic as I would dropping an omelete on an old carpet?Why don't *THIS* bother you ghoul?I am not inclined to trust any ghouls walking about with what appears to be good mental health right now if I am be…
@KendraEClark Nodding heavily in approval'Laundrette' resurrected the @LEVIS brand and made a huge impact on popular culture, which got us thinking, they ju…
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨 This is a ride. Can't wait to see it on the box. is a stunningly brilliant idea.
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨I ate a block of dark chocolate i found on the floor. It looked fine but I have no recollection when dark chocolate… minions die?
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨 @Campaign_me I suspect it was @Boultini 's book @caltyler_ , hope you are clapping and stomping
@tprstly 10/10 tweet @Specsavers Hey spec crew, what's the best way for me to find out my prescription from a recent eye test? In-store,… of Rock is on Netflix and it's a perfectly paced, wholesome and funny bit of gear. Jack Black was so good at…
Hustle yourself into a skip you emoji ghoul @claire_foss I am intimidated by these terms I really wish I could hit them back with some adtech terms, get the shoe on the other foot @JPCastlin Thankings JP @lopsidedstephen @xloubellxx Thank you Stephen. First on the bill is a walk-in shower. My days of standing in a bathtub will soon be over!We have a new contender for The Worst Take On Scottish Independence Award™ 2021
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨I used to have nightmares about venom. It's only fair they do tooCan't wait to see this on a 48-sheet next to a school 😈'm also in this place where I think voting should be electronic and we should all have access to local policy vote… hai attempt to disenfranchise the poor I'd love to say I am surprised to see you, but I'm really not. To those… @xloubellxx The fire pit You've foreshadowed my next house tweet The oops 🔥 one @DollyDeighton Adult websites makes the adult 🤓 @StephenLepitak @xloubellxx Gav casa ma casa @xloubellxx Offer accepted. It's the place I have been renting. So that was trickier than I thought it would be @MartynStewart Sorry. I wrote it in johnese. Offer accepted. Thank youOh, they still need to handle the missives. Ah yes the missives. The vital costly missives. ughI think I just bought this house But it's hard to tell because it's written in legalese. @Slightly_Random Good point. If everyone's making 'films' take the lead from paramount and co and get it right in t… @TheGMcConnachie looks like a fake Grand Theft Auto ad. Weirdos @xloubellxx no, don't do thatbetter check linkedinMaybe an unpopular opinion but I'd rather be on holiday today instead of not on holiday. I have a strong bias towar…
Desperately coming up with another Latin fish joke today. Kremlooney playbook? Or the pathetic last gasp of a man who is out of cards to play after losing the 2014 refer… @chrismsutcliffe UnfortunatelyOnly 4% opted in? That's within accidental fingerslip territory too. @barneyfarmer Heritage media influencer. Savage.
@griner They're Forcing it a bit. @Myles_Younger Nice of Kurt Cobain to pop by.Think that's the worst thing I have ever thought never mind writtenJust got an unsolicited message from a fish saying 'seize the day'. It was a carp DMThose after work pints'll be like... fans are more likely to engage if you litter the tweet with 😅🤣🤣😂😅🤣😅🤣😅😅🤣🤣😅🤣☺🤑😙🥰🤩 trash faces @jackabuckley Fair comment Well madeCan GB News (or any other ad-supported linear TV news channel for that matter) succeed in a world where younger aud…
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨 @KellyAnn_Taylor @TheDrum What is your fav game? Let's do this right in the open. @KellyAnn_Taylor @TheDrum Maybe that's the voxpop @sammbradley @KellyAnn_Taylor @TheDrum nope, Maybe, DO GAMES INSPIRE YOU TO DO BETTER MARKETING?Jake Paul is an actual genius. If only he had 4 more years at an FMCG brand and a university degree plus full Adobe…
Retweeted by John McCarthy 🤓🧨That's a wee infantile Friday tweet I'm a very serious professional man actuallywas caught picking my nose on a zoom this week haven't quite recovered from being outed as a nose miner yet the t…🕹️If you're sitting on a gaming pitch for @TheDrum, now's the time to throw it at us. Email in my bio.Starbucks's Facebook posts about racial and social justice are getting flooded with hateful comments, to the point…
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@chrismsutcliffe If shame was a thing I could have/do, I'd be having it big style!!!I have a frankly ridiculous analogy about Sea TV you should pick apart. @RichardHussey1 @bigrichinnes I was a bit worried it'd fall flat. Thank you Richard @bigrichinnes The ministry of silly talks @buffalogiu Real-time data at your fingertips but at what cost?
Disappointed to learn that Peloton is recalling my juggling knives. Something suspicious going on but I really can't put my fingers on it. @Zoe_WithDots Water the spider, starve the rest. tricky but doable. I won't kill another! @miranda_kyte The mint's coming out, it's been on a bit of a landgrab already. Thank you.If putting these all in the one planter is not a good idea speak now or forever hold your leafs