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Academy Awards Nominations Live Stream At Zennie62 – 5:30 AM / 8:30 AM EST

The Academy Awards Nominations for 2012 are just four hours away and you can watch them live here at Zennie62.com. There will be a special live stream screen on the upper right of the blog page, and in this blog post above this text. Oscar nominations ballots were sent out to the over 5,700 members […]

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CES 2012

CES Confidential: MySpace v. Facebook, YouTube’s Robert Kyncl, Ben Parr

A lot of off-camera and mic and newspaper gossip flying around at the Consumer Electronic’s Show 2012. This is Friday the 13th here in Las Vegas, so I’m sure this day will reveal more interesting items, but for now, here’s what I’ve got. According to MySpace representatives, the new music oriented MySpace’s platform design will […]

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Jerry Brown Destroys Oakland: City Layoffs, Deficit, After Gov Kills Redevelopment

Any doubt about how California Governor Jerry Brown feels about Oakland, where he was Mayor of Oakland from 1999 to 2007, should be erased after his action to eliminate local redevelopment agencies state wide, one that will have a dramatic impact on Oakland, unless it’s blocked. To understand why, consider that the City of Oakland’s […]

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Sony Bloggie Live, RCA HD, Flip Video: CES 2012 Camcorder Comparison

Sony Bloggie Live, RCA HD, Flip Video – Camcorder Comparison, a photo by zennie62 on Flickr. This blog post started as an accident. Just before interviewing USA Women’s Soccer Stars Heather O’Reilly, Alex Morgan, and Brandy Chastain, blogger’s trusty Flip Video Camera (or really camcorder) was stepped on by someone in the crowded Panasonic / […]

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Unemployment Rate Drops To 8.5 Percent, Obama Talks Jobs

Yesterday, and to the displeasure of GOP Presidential Candidates banking on failure of the American Economy so they can beat President Obama in the November 2012 Election, America’s unemployment rate dropped to 8.5 percent, the economy added 200,000 jobs, and continued a five-month string of reports that America added over 100,000 jobs per month. President […]

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Kardashian Barbie Doll

Your Ad Here MTV News has confirmed that there will be limited edition Kardashian Barbie dolls for Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian (I am sure Kris is jealous that she won’t be getting one). In US Weekly a source says that the Barbies will be accurate: “A source tells the new Us Weekly, on stands […]

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Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Recall Effort Scarred By Voter Fraud Claim

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan undoubtedly fears the recall effort launched against her, but from what this blogger has learned, it’s currently marred by not two, but three (yes, 3) competing efforts, backbiting, and the appearance of voter fraud. How it all started was that long-time Oakland activist Gene Hazzard (who was instrumental in ‘drafting’ then-former […]

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CES 2012: Sanho, Fitness Tech, iBike, iDevices, Soundmatters, Featured

CES 2012 starts Sunday for this blogger, and here’s a list of just some of the vendors that will be covered at the largest convention in The World: Sanho – Booth #4606 – North Hall: creators of the “Hyper” Line of products, is launching CloudFTP – winner of the CES 2012 Innovations Award, a portable […]

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A Very New England Victory

Your Ad Here The New England Patriots beat the Buffalo Bills in today’s game. The score was 49 – 21, which is incredible for the Pats and could definitely help them inch closer to being in the Super Bowl this year! What a great way for the Patriots to ring in the New Year. This […]

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Goals for 2012

Everyone has the same Facebook status every year: “NEW YEAR, NEW ME!” That’s annoying. Instead of doing that or making resolutions that probably won’t be kept it is good to make some goals. Here is the video where I talk about some of my goals for the upcoming year.

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Ron Paul Celebrity Endorsements

Ron Paul has been endorsed by some celebrities – one of them being American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson. Fox News reported that when she announced she was endorsing Dr. Paul she lost some fans, but she also gained a lot of fans: “”I love Ron Paul,” Clarkson tweeted Wednesday night.. “I liked him a lot […]

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Scarlett Johansson Buzz Decreases After Nude Photo Scandal

Scarlett Johansson is getting a lot of publicity of the good kind, in the wake of the bad publicity caused by the email account hacking scandal that saw revealing private photos of the sexy star spread all over the Internet. But the problem for Ms. Johansson, and an issue for anyone in the business of […]

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Horse Meat Argument

Ever been “so hungry that you could eat a horse?” Well at the end of November President Obama sparked a lot of controversy when he legalized the slaughtering of horses for meat. Obama signed the 2012 Agriculture Appropriations Bill on November 18, 2011 that allowed the continued slaughtering of what has been over 100,000 horses […]

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New iPhone App: ArtRage To Be Demoed At CES 2012

Just received a press release on an interesting iPhone Painting app called ArtRage. It’s due to be introduced next month at CES 2012. Here’s the release: Ambient Design www.artrage.com, the leading award-winning creator of realistic art painting software for Mac & Windows, launched today ArtRage for iPhone powerful physical paint simulation software for the iPhone […]

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Entertainment

Tyler Perry’s Good Deeds Movie Trailer Is Out

Good Deeds is Tyler Perry’s movie about Wesley Deeds, a successful black entrepreneur (here that Michael Arrington!), who becomes more romantically interested in a a down-on-her-luck single mother than his more “uptown” fiance. Here’s the official plot: A successful, wealthy San Francisco businessman, Wesley Deeds, (Tyler Perry), has always done what’s expected of him, whether […]

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Politics

Newt Gingrich’s Sister, Candace Gingrich-Jones, Backs Obama For 2012 Election

The Guardian UK is reporting that “Newt Gingrich’s gay sister backs Obama for 2012,” but they miss the point. Just because Newt Gingrich’s sister’s gay doesn’t mean she automatically has to publicly go against her brother before the election. It means she dislikes him personally enough to do that – that speaks volumes. Candace Gingrich-Jones […]

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Women's Professional Soccer

Women’s Professional Soccer Needs Politically Smart Leadership

The problem with Women’s Professional Soccer isn’t demand for the women’s version of the game, or any overblown disconnect between stars like Hope Solo and Abby Wambach, and the rest of the players, but with poor leadership. Women’s Professional Soccer has not been blessed with the kind of commissioners that are adept politicians and marketers […]