One Day More!


With apologies, and thanks, to Claude-Michel Schönberg, Alain Boublil, Victor Hugo, all the casts and crews of “Les Misérables” and finally to SNL…

On this last day before Tuesday, November 3, 2020, Election Day, I can only say,


Published by Ted Block

Ted Block is a veteran “Mad Man,” having spent 45+ years in the advertising industry. During his career, he was media director of several advertising agencies, including Benton & Bowles in New York and Foote, Cone and Belding in San Francisco; account management director on clients as varied as Clorox, Levi’s and the California Raisin Advisory Board (yes, Ted was responsible for the California Dancing Raisins campaign); and regional director for Asia based in Tokyo for Foote, Cone where he was also the founding president of FCB’s Japanese operations. Ted holds a Bachelor’s degree in communications from Queens College and, before starting in advertising, served on active duty as an officer on USS McCloy (DE-1038) in the U.S. Navy. Besides writing Around the Block, Ted is also a guest columnist for the Palm Beach Post.

9 thoughts on “One Day More!

  1. Excellent Ted, but what will we do about the long analyzed Mike sent to all of us. He. may be a bigger problem out of office.


  2. It should only happen. Have fingers and toes crossed – and toes hurt when you cross them!!!

    Hope you are both fine and dandy 🙂

    xoxo Sue



    1. You’ll need to uncross them when Sharon and I FaceTime you tomorrow night. We’re not missing the Broad Election Night Party — Covid and the fact that we now live in FL not withstanding! Even if we’ll be the only ones attending.


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