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Marketing experts are hard at work to make LA look even classier than ever. Launced two months ago at the E3 Expo, T-Shirt TV is a new service that focuses the viewer's attention on the, uh, more noticeable parts of marketing. 11-inch flat screen televisions are mounted inside t-shirts worn by young, attractive marketers who are instructed to chat up event patrons at movie theaters and other events. Though the marketers must be talkative and outgoing to garner attention, their conversational skills don't really matter. All the attention is centered at chest level.
"'I thought she was a cardboard cutout,' says William Vandertouw, a Harvard University senior from California who remarked, after closer examination, that the screen's placement was 'a real good move' from a marketing perspective. That, of course, is the whole idea."
According to T-Shirt TV creator Adam Hollander "When a beautiful girl walks up to you, and she's wearing the TV commercial on her chest you just can't get away from it."
LAist assumes that Mr Hollander had to think long and hard to decide that LA was the absolute best place in the world to launch such a stunningly shallow product, especially since LA doesn't have enough women with artificially enhanced breasts.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.