At 102, Margaret Dunning puts any younger grease monkey to shame. For 63 years, she's been personally caring for her classic Packard car, changing the oil and keeping it running all on her own. And apparently it hasn't been too long since her last speeding ticket. We can only hope we not only all get [...]
It’s no secret that at Modus Direct we don’t just engineer savvy and successful DRTV campaigns: We’re also a big bunch of softies. Especially when it comes to our four-legged friends. Jean Rebel, our Associate Media Director, recently discovered a fabulous resource for local animals in need and those who love them, Kickapoo Rescue. “After [...]
Tampa may host the Super Bowl again someday, but Sarasota always has the Super Boat Grand Prix! Modus Direct's offices overlook the pristine Sarasota Bay, just steps from the Super Boat Grand Prix festivities. From our office windows, our team enjoyed the magnificent super-boats making their way through downtown Sarasota. But the real party was [...]
Modus likes animals, especially those with attitudes. Here are some great shots, courtesy of Huffington Post, of our fuzzy pals making the most of a dog's (or cat's) life. Click here for the Pics!
Yes, Dog TV. A new cable network will soon launch aimed specifically at... Dogs. The idea being keeping the TV on for your pooch while you're out and about will help them feel less lonely or bored. The "shows" will be segments around three to six minutes long, showing images of natural settings, dogs being [...]
Sad but True: #4 Happened to someone on the Modus Team. We knew what to do though: Pack it in Rice... then give up and buy a new phone. Click here to laugh and/or cry with us.
This is an amazing little documentary about the powerful combination of social media and a little kindness. Have a tissue ready, there wasn't a dry eye in the office when we got to the end. Watch the Doc here.
How can you not get a smile on your face with Calvin and Hobbes! To paraphrase E.B. White, the perfect sentence is one from which nothing can be added or removed. Every word plays its part. In my more giddy moments I think that a simple comic strip featuring Calvin, a preternaturally bright six year-old, [...]