Social Media

Having it both ways

The "new vs. old media consumption" debate has flared up again. Scoble says he only reads RSS feeds. Others say they still read newspapers. What if you're reading the RSS feeds from newspapers? Here's my take on all this: A well rounded media diet, just like a good nutritional diet, contains everything in appropriate portions.… Continue reading Having it both ways

Misc Marketing

Sony sponsoring CNN video podcasts

Sony Pictures is one of the first studios to sponsor CNN's video podcasts and is using the sponsorhip to promote Gridiron Gang, the new football drama starring The Rock. The week-long deal will include preroll footage on the shows as well as banner ads that appear on CNN's Entertainment section. Technorati tags: movie marketing, sony… Continue reading Sony sponsoring CNN video podcasts


You don’t speak for me

The Problem with Prophets - Christianity Today Magazine Great article on how shaky the ground is under those who claim to speak for all Christians, especially when it comes to society and politics.

Politics, Quick Takes, Religion

Round-up: 9/6/06

Following his smacking around of Rumsfeld, Keith Olberman strikes what should be a mortal wound against Pres. Bush and his relentless comparisons of Al Queda to Nazi Germany. The man (Olberman, that is) is a genius. A group of Chicago-area Christian Democrats have established an online presence to show that those two terms are not… Continue reading Round-up: 9/6/06