Is advertising dead? Not the good stuff. June 18, 2008AdvertisingAl Ries, BrandChannel, direct response advertising, info commercials, Laura Ries, The Fall of Advertising and the Rise of PR, TV commercialsMartin Jelsema You are currently browsing comments. If you would like to return to the full story, you can read the full entry here: “Is advertising dead? Not the good stuff.”.