Here in Wisconsin we are emerging from another foot of snow dumped on us overnight—but not many of us are chilly or even lukewarm to what’s been happening here in the Dairy State. As tempers boil on both sides of the governor’s Budget Repair Bill, we’re turning to social media to speak out. [...]
We writers, graphic designers, consultants and independent sales types are all joined by a common bond in that we don’t have a boss or supervisor asking that we account for our time. We LOVE that! But freelancer beware, there is a hideous disease that can overtake our minds at any given moment. It’s called Home [...]
I just read a fascinating blog post about a guy who exposed a “poser” on Facebook. Seems that he befriended this person without really knowing much about her other than the fact that she seemed to be friends with many of his friends, so he accepted her as his own. But something didn’t sit right [...]
One of the most popular Twitter searches at this moment is #Brett Favre. The usual banter, links, did-he-or-didn’t-he speculation and of course crude jokes are coming fast and furious at about 25 tweets per minute (my unscientific observation). Whether or not the married Vikings quarterback sexted photos and messages to a young woman back when [...]
But can it sell this car? I wonder if Twitter is the new CarSoup.com–or even better, the new Craigslist?Would you buy a car from this tweet?
Some of you have already started — some can’t wait until 5 o’clock. And then there are the rest of us. We have no intention of putting our Blackberries down at the movies or saving that text until halftime at tonight’s game. Because sometimes the boss wants an answer right away. If the boss is [...]
I was raised on pop. I’ve lived in places where it’s called coke. Which is descriptive if you’re cracking the top of a red and white can, but calling a root beer “coke” is disturbing to me. Now I live in a place where we call fizzy canned soft drinks “soda,” and I’ve adapted my [...]