LOTD: 8/29/07

  • A few months ago, my pal David noted that you couldn’t post “get crazy with the cheez whiz” on Twitter. He was right, you sure couldn’t. Turns out you still can’t. At least on its own. Combine it with other words and it works. But for some reason, Twitter doesn’t like that particular Beck lyric. Anyone else find things that Twitter gobbles up and spit back out? (TB)
  • DailyCandy is opening the doors to five Kids Local editions as of September 17. Folks in New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston can get all the details they need to know about what’s hot (or not) for the little tykes. (TB)
  • Finally, a “2.0” moniker that doesn’t make me want to poke out my eyes, Lunch 2.0. (TB)
  • Ian Schafer has what I think is the best write-up of the newly announced Hulu.com (the joint NBC/News Corp. venture that’s been “unnamed video site” for six months) if for no other reason than the line, “Anywho(lu).” (CT)

By Chris Thilk

Chris Thilk is a freelance writer and content strategist with over 15 years of experience in online strategy and content marketing. He lives in the Chicago suburbs.