Drop a few social media pounds before summer – Chicago Tribune (blog)

Drop a few social media pounds before summerChicago Tribune (blog)I’m closing in on 10,000 Twitter followers, and that’s an important milestone. But one number we don’t often pay close attention…

Morrison ready to hit — and tweet — for M’s – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesMorrison’s “CupOfLoMo” Twitter account, renamed after his December trade to Seattle from Miami for reliever Carter Capps, has more than 122,000 followers. At times, Morrison’s tweets have raised…

Junior Follows Through on Vow, Joins Social Media – ABC News

ABC NewsEarnhardt had been reluctant to participate in social media, but JR Motorsports had grabbed the @DaleJr Twitter handle for him several years ago in the event he changed his…

Justin Bieber Drops Defiant New Song, ‘Broken’ – RollingStone.com

Justin Bieber Drops Defiant New Song, ‘Broken’RollingStone.comJustin Bieber might be having a hard time of it lately, but the teen pop star is still busting out some tunes. Late on…

It’s time for more accountability on social media, write Susie O’Brien – Herald Sun

It’s time for more accountability on social media, write Susie O’BrienHerald SunMany people would turn off the phone and block any abusers, but Dawson clearly had a love-hate relationship with…

Facebook beats Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube for Non-Profit Social Media … – ZDNet

Facebook beats Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube for Non-Profit Social Media …ZDNetNon-profits have embraced to social media widely to communicate with their members. For non-profits, using Facebook makes a lot of…

Olympics provide platform for social media invention – The Michigan Daily

The Michigan DailyThe permeation of the Olympics into all facets of social media should surprise no one. Considering that my friends and I have all live-tweeted, most likely to the…

‘He asked and I said….’ Christina Aguilera engaged to boyfriend Matthew Rutler … – Metro

MetroChristina Aguilera certainly had a Valentine’s Day to remember after boyfriend Matthew Rutler proposed – and she said yes. Excitedly informing her 11.6million Twitter followers of her happy news, she…

For Olympians, success on social media is modern equivalent of 1000-megawatt … – Fox News

For Olympians, success on social media is modern equivalent of 1000-megawatt …Fox NewsVacuuming up followers on Twitter, Facebook and other social media platforms is the smart play for Olympians at…

Liz Hurley denies Bill Clinton affair after sensational US media reports – The Independent

Michelle Malkin’s #MyRightWingBiracialFamily Great Social Media Effort, Masks Ugly Truth

The “#MyRightWingBiracialFamily social media effort was started by conservative blogger Michelle Malkin, and where she used social media to start a campaign encouraging conservatives who are in biracial families to…

‘Bachelor’ couple Catherine Giudici, Sean Lowe prepare for wedding – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsCatherine Giudici is getting ready to say “I do” to her “Bachelor” love Sean Lowe in a televised ceremony on Sunday night, and the bride-to-be is sharing…

Shia LaBeouf caught on camera headbutting man in south London bar after he … – Irish Independent

Irish IndependentGoth’s mother apparently lives near to the Hobgoblin pub in South London. Followers of Shia-related news might be wondering why LaBeouf hasn’t made the decision to change his watering…

MaiWorld.com: Bad Socialmedia Sponsor That Will Not Honor Agreements

MaiWorld.com says its the “leader in affinity USB flash drives” but I question that because the company that sought out Zennie62Media to assist in its CES 2014 promotion of its…

Twitter’s Crazy Suspending Account / Unfollowing Problem Must Be Fixed

Twitter has a crazy problem where its system is making your Twitter account unfollow people spontaneously. I was following over 50,000 other accounts, many that were longstanding. Now, today, as…

Bruce Allen takes control of Redskins with the slickness, and qualifications, of a … – Washington Post

Washington PostThe Coiffed One strode somberly into the room, his full thatch of flecked brown freshly tousled. In starched charcoal wool, red-sheen necktie and a Stars & Stripes lapel pinned…

GMA’s Robin Roberts Casually Comes Out in Facebook Post – New York Magazine

New York MagazineConfirming that the People magazine “I’m Gay” cover really is a thing of the past, Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts came out on Sunday in a Facebook…

Pope reaches out to atheists in Christmas appeal for peace – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldRome: Pope Francis used the first Christmas address of his papacy on Wednesday to make a broad call for global peace and an end to violence in Syria…

Atheists, Work With Us for Peace, Pope Says on Christmas – New York Times

New York TimesROME — Pope Francis used the first Christmas address of his papacy on Wednesday to make a broad call for global peace and an end to violence in…

Justin Bieber Announces Retirement On Twitter – Guardian Express

Guardian ExpressThis is neither the website of, nor affiliated in any way with, Guardian News and Media. Justin Bieber has announced to his 47 million Twitter followers that he is…

Justin Bieber Announces His Retirement – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleJutsin Bieber dropped a bombshell on Christmas Eve. The 19-year-old singer announced to his nearly 50 million Twitter followers that he is retiring — with little explanation. My…

Justin Bieber Announces His Retirement – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleThe 19-year-old singer announced to his nearly 50 million Twitter followers that he is retiring — with little explanation. My beloved beliebers I’m officially retiring. — Justin Bieber (@justinbieber)…

TNT’s ‘Mob City’ tweets out script of debut episode – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK (AP) — Mob City is beginning what is surely TV’s first “adaptweetion.” The series, premiering on the TNT network, is tweeting the screenplay of its first episode…

Lea Salonga In Concert: CityArts San Francisco, Saturday, October 5th: Tickets

Lea Salonga is the World-renowned, Broadway singer and actress best known for originating the role of Kim in the blockbuster musical, Miss Saigon, for which she garnered the Tony and…

Castro Street Fair SF: Peaches Is Headliner For 40th Anniversary Celebration

The minders of the famous San Francisco Castro Street Fair passed along this press release announcing the exciting news that Peaches, the Canadian electronic musician who provided guest vocals on…

Ravens Super Bowl Hangover? Not Quite, but it’s Only Preseason

Did someone hit the fast forward button this summer? It sure feels that way. It is hard to believe that the Baltimore Ravens played their first preseason game on Thursday…

#StopLyingCNN Campaign: What Is It About In The Turkey Protests?

#StopLyingCNN Campaign: What Is It About In The Turkey Protests? The Turkish protestor-produced campaign called #StopLyingCNN has been successful in that it made the hashtag #StopLyingCNN a Twitter Trend, but…

Amanda Bynes Sexual Harassment Claims Against NY Cop On Twitter

Amanda Bynes, the famed actress who has had run ins with the law in Hollywood and in New York City, now claims sexually harassment by the NY Cop who arrested…

Amanda Bynes Gains 500K Twitter Followers In 2 Days

Amanda Bynes may be the focus of media coverage for her photos and perceived weird behavior, but she’s definitely benefitting from it. In the wake of posting her racy Twitter…

Hope Solo Tweets Out Number Accidentally, Fans Jump On It

Hope Solo accidentally Twitter tweeted out her phone number for all to see on April 24th, and caused a ton of calls to her now old phone number. Since the…

NAB Show 3 AM Twitter Report: Up-All-Night In Las Vegas

The NAB Show has attracted over 90,000 attendees to Las Vegas. And the city’s reputation has rubbed off on NAB Show goers, who never stop, even in the wee hours…

Target Emeryville, CA Arrest Caught On Camera By Kraig Debro

The arrest of a young black man (very sad to say) was caught on the camera of vlogger Kraig Debro on Saturday at 6:15 PM. Here it is: What the…

Kate Upton, Michelle Jenneke, Katherine Webb Show S.I. Swimsuit’s Social Media Influence

Kate Upton and Chrissy Teigen, yes, but Michelle Jenneke and Katherine Webb, you wonder? Well, Jenneke and Webb are products of Sports Illustrated’s new social media-influenced choice of models for…

Colin Kaepernick: Niners QB Goes From Unknown To Giant In One Year

To understand just how much Colin Kaepernick’s life has changed in one year, you only have to see Bay Area sportscaster Ken Wayne’s photo, where he came upon a giant…

ESPN’s Michael Wilbon Calls His Twitter Followers “Stupid”

Michael Wilbon has an obvious disdain for “many” of his Twitter Followers. As this blog post is written, Wilbon, formerly a popular sports columnist with The Washington Post, and one-half…