SKYFALL – James Bond 23 Movie Trailer One Of The Best

SKYFALL: Sony Pictures just released one of the best trailers in James Bond movie history. In fact, it was issued this morning, July 31st 2012. But in it, we get…

Is Hope Solo v Brandi Chastain Hope’s Try At Donald Trump PR?

Is USA Women’s Soccer Goalkeeper Hope Solo really upset with Women’s Soccer Legend and NBC Olympics Commentator Brandi Chastain, or is she just playing the Donald Trump PR playbook? At…

Sarah Hayes Becomes Super-Muscular Woman FBB For Pro Card

Sarah Hayes, a woman bodybuilder I met via mutual friends in 2008, and who was the camera-person behind the video of my now-famous dance at McNally’s Bar in Oakland. This…

Max Brooks Talks Legendary Pictures New Comic Books Division

Max Brooks is becoming a legend. The writer of the popular Deadliest Warriors episode “Vampires v. Zombies” was at Comic Con 2012 after a successful Comic Con 2011 appearance. This…

James Holmes Convicted Of 142 Counts Of Murder In Colorado Theater Massacre

James Holmes, the 24-year-old former neuroscience student at the University Of Colorado who wants you to think he’s insane, but he’s not, was convicted of 130 counts of murder today.…

DirecTV Scams Zennie62 With Phantom VIP Account

DirecTV Scams Zennie62 With Phantom VIP Account DirecTV has this blogger so angry he’s ready to use the latest social media approaches to embarrass the satellite TV service provider. Let’s…

O.J. Murdock Tennessee Titans Wide Receiver Suicide, 25 Years Old

O.J. Murdock, a Tennessee Titans Wide Receiver, for some reason unknown to all but him, decided to take his own life. Here’s the Tampa, Florida police news webpage note: Tampa…

Oakland News: De La Fuente At-Large Run Due To Job Difficulties?

The speculation continues over why Oakland Councilmember Ignacio De La Fuente’s running against Oakland’s At-Large City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan. The latest reason that many offer – this is the talk…

Ravens’ McKinnie Fined For Missing Camp, No. 2 RB Competition Heats Up

Baltimore Ravens’ offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie is the talk of the town. A no-show at training camp, the team did not heard from him and he does not have an…

Oakland News: Kaplan Calls De La Fuente “Serious Challenger”; Joel Young For D3 Council?

The latest Oakland News is that on her campaign website, Oakland At-Large Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan already calls her new challenger, Oakland Councilmember Ignacio De La Fuente, a “serious challenger” and…

Chevron Ecuador: Emails Point To Ecuador, Petroecuador, Working With Donziger

More Chevron Ecuador news. About two years ago, an associate with Amazon Watch I will not name tried to bully Kevin Skaggs and Vlae Kershner of SFGate.com, the website of…

Chevron Ecuador: Steven Donziger’s 2005 PR Attack Plan Revealed

The Chevron Ecuador case contains thousands of pages of documents, many online for anyone who cares to research. One document contains the emails and papers of Chevron Ecuador lead plaintiff…

De La Fuente Run For Oakland At-Large Not Larry Tramutola’s Fault

Ignacio De La Fuente’s run for the Oakland City Council Seat currently held by Rebecca Kaplan has a handful of insiders talking about what made IDF do it? His Thursday…

Ignacio De La Fuente Will Lose To Rebecca Kaplan In At-Large Race

“Ignacio De La Fuente Will Lose To Rebecca Kaplan” – there, I said it. That’s the first thing that came out of my head, aside from being insulted that he…

Gold’s Gym Oakland VIP One Day Pass – Get It Here Via QR Code

Gold’s Gym Oakland VIP One Day Pass – Get It Here Via QR Code This QR Code leads you to a note from Gold’s Gym Manager Cory Cheatham, who invites…

Oakland News: District Oakland, Grand Lake Eateries, Bad Lawn

In this Oakland News, some new places to try, and other goings on about Oakland. District Oakland is a new bar and restaurant that is the sister of District San…

San Francisco Herb & Natural Food Company Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall

The San Francisco Herb & Natural Food Company, a firm that creates herb products, is embroiled in an unfortunate situation that’s caused it to recall its food products. On July…

Lisbeth Salander: A 21st Century Heroine

For whatever reason – maybe I am in need of a mental break – I’ve spent the last few evenings watching The Girl With The Dragon Tatoo. It’s based on…

Twitter Is Down As Of 9:05 AM, PDT

Twitter is down as of 9:05 AM Pacific Daylight Time. This was confirmed at the Twitter Status Webpage with this note: Users may be experiencing issues accessing Twitter. Our engineers…

Tom Cruise Katie Holmes divorce due to history of family dysfunction?

Since news broke that Katie Holmes filed for divorce from Tom Cruise, there has much speculation about why their highly publicized celebrity marriage ended.  People magazine reported that Holmes had…

Nextdoor Social Network For Neighborhoods Has One Problem

Nextdoor.com is a kind of social network for neighborhoods that this blogger thought had a lot of promise, and it still does if it can eliminate one glaring problem I’ll…

Jen Friel Interviewed By Zennie Abraham At Comic Con 2012

Jen Friel is amazing. The woman who runs the blog TalkNerdyToMeLover.com and has her own stage show in LA, and is an all-around entrepreneur, has made a living from lifecasting,…

Ravens’ Upshaw Retakes Conditioning Test

If at first you don’t succeed, try again. That’s exactly what Baltimore Ravens top draft pick, linebacker Courtney Upshaw did when he passed the conditioning test on his second try.…

Children’s Fairyland Oakland Has Jack & Jill Hill

On Wednesday, July 25th, Children’s Fairyland Oakland will unveil a new attraction called “Jack $ Jill Hill.” Here’s the press release: CHILDREN’S FAIRYLAND ENCOURAGES EXERCISE AND OUTDOOR PLAY WITH NEW…

Oakland A’s – NY Yankees Series Draws 106,142

The Oakland A’s – New York Yankees four game home stand at The Oakland Coliseum did more than show the young A’s are on track for the playoffs, it showed…

“The Avengers” Beats “The Dark Knight Rises” In Opening Weekend Box Office

Before The Dark Knight Rises was released, many at Comic Con 2012 were wondering if it would beat The Avengers‘ record 4-day opening weekend box office total of $207,438,708. I…

President Obama In Oakland: His Visit From A YouTube View

President Obama came to Oakland yesterday, and for several events, from a fund-raiser at The Scotcish Rite Temple, to another in Piedmont at someone’s home, and then the large one…

Boris Johnson’s Olympic Welcome Goes Viral

“Boris Johnson’s Olympic Welcome,” a totally hilarious video by London Mayor Borris Johnson, is making the rounds Worldwide and going viral in the process. It’s already a twitter trend, and…

SF Gate City Brights Blogger Program Terminated; SF Chronicle Dying?

Yep. “SF Gate City Brights Blogger Program Terminated Monday,” is true, and I’m happy. But before I get to my frankly self-serving reasons, a recap of how I learned of…

Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space, Passes Of Cancer

Sally Ride, America’s first woman in Space, and a major part of the Zeitgeist, died of something I do wish we would find a cure for: cancer. In this case,…

James Holmes In Court Today

James Holmes, the mastermind of the plot to kill Aurora, Colorado citizens as they watched the midnight premier of The Dark Knight Rises, shooting 71 people and killing 12 (thus…

Michelle Jenneke Proves YouTube Work To Devalue Sexy Videos Failed

Michelle Jenneke’s dancing routing just before the start of her track race at the Junior World Championships did more than cause the creation of a viral video, and make her…

Comic Con, Tout, Teen Choice, Emmy Awards, NFL, NBA, Oakland A’s – Coming

I still have a ton of Comic Con videos and content to post. This blogger is one person working to keep up with the flow of news, start a new…

President Obama Comes To Oakland Monday

President Barack Obama is coming to Oakland tomorrow, Monday, for a rally at The Fox Theater at 4:30 PM PDT. That means much of Downtown Oakland will be jam packed…

Arapahoe County Coroner’s Office Released Victim’s Names In Colorado Movie Shooting

The Arapahoe County Coroner’s Office has just released the names of the victims in the Colorado Movie Shooting, where James Holmes, 24, unleashed a premeditated attack on movie-goers who were…