McKinney, Texas: A passion for fashion

Another artifact from that recently discovered box of ad agency memorabilia and old family photos. This cartoon graced my office wall for years just because…well…because it was just so damn true. My parents were particularly proud when I graduated from college, almost as if they considered it their own personal accomplishment. One day not long after graduation my dad said, “If you’re going into the business world you’re going to need a suit and tie. Go downtown and buy what you need and I’ll pay for it.” ”Thanks,” I said, “But I’m never going to have a job where I need to wear a suit and tie.” He shook his head in disgust and walked away, muttering, “God damn smart ass kid.” Trying to look … Continue reading McKinney, Texas: A passion for fashion