Maurice Cardinal Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/2394 en Podium Politics and the Olympics http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/01/19/podium-politics-and-olympics &nbsp; For clarity, I'm pro-Olympics - with a twist, which means I love the sport but hate the politics. Anti-Olympic activists are hoping our governments will succumb to pressure and embarrassment...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/01/19/podium-politics-and-olympics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/olympics/2010/01/19/podium-politics-and-olympics#comments Olympics 2010 Olympics Campbell Furlong Harper news media politicians politics Robertson Wed, 20 Jan 2010 03:06:00 +0000 Maurice Cardinal 2911 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com lululemon 'lympics http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/opinion/2009/12/16/lululemon-lympics-0 &nbsp; Nothing limp about Chip Wilson, at least respective of the 2010 Olympic Games. Chip and the bendy stretchy gang recently launched a clothing line and&nbsp;"Cool Sporting Event That Takes...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/opinion/2009/12/16/lululemon-lympics-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/opinion/2009/12/16/lululemon-lympics-0#comments Opinion lululemon 2010 Olympics Vancouver VANOC ambush marketing sex drugs leverage momentum Thu, 17 Dec 2009 01:15:00 +0000 Maurice Cardinal 2643 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Olympic Brand Ambush Marketing is...(A) a Mortal Sin (B) Good Business Sense (C) None of the Above http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2009/11/29/olympic-brand-ambush-marketing-isa-mortal-sin-b-good-business-sense-c If ambush marketing is as mortal a sin as the IOC claims, why did they partner with NIKE, bringing on board as an Olympic sponsor one of the most infamous ambush marketers of all time? Read on.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2009/11/29/olympic-brand-ambush-marketing-isa-mortal-sin-b-good-business-sense-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2009/11/29/olympic-brand-ambush-marketing-isa-mortal-sin-b-good-business-sense-c#comments Commentary Olympics 2010 Olympics ambush marketing business leverage momentum NIKE PEPSI Mon, 30 Nov 2009 05:55:00 +0000 Maurice Cardinal 2500 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com