Whoa, daddio! It's a mad, mad, mad, mad, mad world, moving faster and faster every day, with wacky innovations and inventions of global proportion. Our world is positively electric! TXU knows this, and knows not to waste our time with hypocritical "clean-burning," enviro-feel-good rationalization ads. No excuses, here, darnit! They're a power utility, and proud of it - and Dallas ad agency Publicis conveys being in love with the modern world like nobody's business. Their TXU commercial, a fast-paced futuro-retro ode to electricity and natural gas, sums up America's fascination with going faster, burning brighter, staying cooler, and lasting longer. The music, a ditty called "Miniskirt" by Boston-Vegas lounge luminaries Combustible Edison, lends just enough space-age bachelor feel to the hi-watt hi-jinx.
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