Frank Strategies: The Blog

Video: EPA Wants to Treat Spilled Milk Like Toxic Waste

My latest video for NFIB – you should watch if for no other reason than the fact that I got milk on my ceiling while filming this one.


Video: Bureaucrats Gone Wild in Cancun

Greetings from Cancun, Mexico, where I’m covering the UN Global Warming Summit for Americans for Prosperity. Yeah – I know – tough gig.

Anyway, my first video from Cancun is below. It’s the first one I’ve produced that includes footage from my new Canon 60D DSLR – the shallow depth of field and clarity in low light really is impressive.

What Happens When JournoList Goes Away
July 12, 2010, 8:47 am
Filed under: Energy / Environment, MSM

Looks like the DC-based media can’t get their narratives straight this morning…

“Gulf Oil Spill Could Fuel Interest in Climate Bill,” Politico, July 12, 2010.

“Historic Oil Spill Fails to Produce Gains for U.S. Environmentalists,” Washington Post, July 12, 2010.

The Least Inspiring Graduation Speech in History
May 18, 2010, 2:27 pm
Filed under: Energy / Environment, Online Video, Shameless Self Promotion

Sixteen years ago this week, I graduated from the University of Tennessee’s College of Communications. On Friday, Al Gore delivered the commencement address at my alma mater. And yesterday I produced this video.

Let’s just say I’m glad I didn’t have to sit through this on one of the proudest days of my life. This guy makes Debbie Downer look like Tony Robbins.

New Video: AFP’s Entry in the EPA’s “Regulations Are Awesome” Video Contest
April 21, 2010, 4:59 pm
Filed under: Energy / Environment, Online Video | Tags: ,

A couple of days ago the EPA asked people to submit videos showing how great federal regulations are. Tongue planted firmly in check, Frank Strategies produced Americans for Prosperity’s entry.

As you’ll see, here at Frank Strategies, whenever a client asks, “Can you add a fart sound effect to the video?” the answer every time (so far at least) is a resounding “Yes!”

Now CO2 Causes Earthquakes?!
February 27, 2010, 6:34 pm
Filed under: Energy / Environment | Tags: , , ,

Let me get this straight: Alan Colmes is actually claiming that CO2 emissions in the atmosphere caused tectonic plates to shift 22 miles beneath the Earth’s surface?!

The Google Super Bowl Ad Redux

The latest Frank Strategies video, produced for Americans for Prosperity. You can view it in full size here.