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Felicia Day Is 2013 International CES Entertainment Matters Ambassador

Felicia Day, the LA-based actress who has made the transition to online video success with The Guild, has been named the 2013 CES International “Entertainment Matters” Ambassador according to the Consumer Electronics Show organization’s Karen Chupka, senior vice president, events and conferences, Consumer Electronics Association. The 2013 International CES is the world’s largest and most […]

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Seth MacFarlane Is The Host Of The 85th Academy Awards; Shocking

Seth MacFarlane is the host of the 85th Academy Awards. Again, Seth MacFarlane is the host of the 85th Oscars in 2013. This is unbelievable. Totally wild. Seth MacFarlane is a TV guy known for Family Guy and his movie Ted, but really his contributions have been massively tilted toward television. For Oscar Producers Craig […]

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The Kim Kardashian effect: America's obsession with beauty

www.drchristinavillarreal.com American media has had a long love affair with capturing and promoting images of feminine beauty. While trends in beauty have shifted along with fashion through the decades, one thing remains constant: American women want to keep up. I’ll refer to this pursuit of beauty as ‘The Kim Kardashian Effect’ as a way to […]

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Morgan Freeman Teams Up With Science For “Through The Wormhole”

Here’s a cool press release announcement from Morgan Freeman, Science, and his studio Revelations Entertainment. SCIENCE today announced the greenlight of an all-new season of THROUGH THE WORMHOLE WITH MORGAN FREEMAN, hosted by the iconic Academy-Award® Winning Actor. The upcoming ten-episode season – the fourth for the franchise – will debut on SCIENCE in summer […]

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Tout.com Secures $13.4 Million In Financing, Partners With WWE

Tout.com, the 15-second video capture platform where Zennie62 is the top Touter (Over 2,300 touts and counting!), has just announced that it received $13.4 million in financing and is now partnered with WWE. Here’s the details from the press release: Tout.com, a technology spin out from SRI (StanfordResearch Institute), announced the completion of its $13.4 […]

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George Zimmerman’s Bond Revolked For Shellie Zimmerman Error; Returned To Jail Today

George Zimmerman, accused of and charged with the murder of unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, is back in jail after the bond posted for his release was revoked. According to CNN television, Zimmerman met with sheriff’s deputies without incident, and 45-minutes before the 48-hour return-to-jail deadline was up. The problem rests on claims that his wife […]

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CNN Ratings Hit 20-Year Low; CNN iReport The Answer

The Huffington Post has a story on how CNN’s ratings have hit a near-rock-bottom 20-year-low in primetime. Apparently CNN drew an average of just 389,000 primetime viewers from April 30 to May 27 of 2012. To show you how low that is, the best this video-blogger’s YouTube channel has done is 252,000 viewers in one […]

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Newark Mayor Cory Booker On “Meet The Press” Goes “Black Crab Barrel” On Obama

Newark Mayor Cory Booker, a guest on NBC’s “Meet The Press” Sunday to talk about his support for President Barack Obama, instead talked about his support for Bain Capital and private equity firms. In the process, Mayor Booker almost totally blew the Obama Campaign’s message. The question is why? Why would Mayor Booker do that? […]

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Social Media Ad Trust And TV Activity Trust Now Common Measure

“Social Media Ad Trust Grows; Old Media Ad Trust Shrinks?” That’s right. According to a number of sources, as more and more people go online trust in social media ads, generally presented in the framework of frank conversations about the companies and people they’re about, are more trusted than their print and television counterparts. Moreover, […]

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2012 NFL Draft And Social Media: Zennie62 On Tonya Hall Radio Tuesday Morning

The 2012 NFL Draft is history, and while “Draftniks” are grading how NFL teams did, this blogger’s looking at how the NFL itself performed in social media. This blog post is both in preparation for, and will serve as kind of a primer for, a Tuesday morning radio show talk on The Tonya Hall Radio […]

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America’s Cup, San Francisco: Mayor Ed Lee Welcome, Pier 27 Construction For Spectator Village Begins, Digital Sailing

America’s Cup San Francisco fever starts! The first blush of San Francisco’s excitement for the 2013 America’s Cup was made evident today as hundreds of fans and dignitaries joined in celebrating the ceremonial signing of the agreement for the City to host the America’s Cup in 2013, complete with popping champagne corks, the America’s Cup […]

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Oakland School Shooting: One L Goh “Cooperative”

UPDATE: There may be a question on if the photo is of One L Goh, which I got from a TV news broadcast. More later. The words “Oakland School Shooting” are still a shock to this blogger, because it just seems not right that Oakland should be impacted in that way. Yet, here we are, […]

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Brandon Marshall To Bears, Fight Allegations, Borderline Personality Disorder

Brandon Marshall is a nice guy. That’s what Marcellus Vernon Wiley, the former NFL Defensive End and now ESPN Analyst says about the now-former Denver Broncos and Miami Dolphins Wide Receiver, who just became a Chicago Bears player. On Sunday, Brandon Marshall and his wife were involved in some weird altercation. According to TMZ.com… According […]

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2012 Oscars: Joe Lewis, Head Of Production, Academy Awards

(Thanks to the Courtyard By Marriott Century City / Beverly Hills) The Oscars Red Carpet design was vastly different this year, and I sought to talk to someone connected with The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to explain the reason for the difference. AMPAS staff pointed to Joe Lewis. Lewis’ official title is […]

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Greek Life: Part One

For the past five years the brothers of Mu Sigma Chi, “MEX”, have put on a Super Bowl Party in the Furman Center for all the students to attend, watch the game and enjoy some free food. People showed up and were served meatballs, hot dogs, chicken, jalapeño poppers and baked goods provided by their […]