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Jen Glantz, founder of wedding service Bridesmaid For Hire and author of All My Friends Are Engaged, is coming out with a memoir on Feb. 7, 2017. Always a Bridesmaid (For Hire): Stories on Growing Up, Looking For Love, and Walking Down the Aisle For...
From: TresSugar | By: Nicole Yi | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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William Jennings Bryan, the populist presidential hopeful, warned of an “epidemic of fake news” in his day.
From: The Atlantic | By: Adrienne LaFrance | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The president-elect’s provocative actions have stoked fears the White House won’t change Trump’s ways.
From: Politico | By: Josh Dawsey | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Curfews, sports, and understanding kids’ brain chemistry have all helped dramatically curb substance abuse in the country.
From: The Atlantic | By: Emma Young | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Experience in the corner office is no guarantor of success in the Oval Office.
From: The Atlantic | By: John Paul Rollert | Friday, January 20, 2017
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While Trump might resemble these European nationalists, he might be undone by ties to the Republican party
From: Salon.com | By: Brian Porter-Szücs, The Conversation | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Guido Noto La Diega (Northumbria University) has posted Machine Rules. Of Drones, Robots, and the Info-Capitalist Society (Italian Law Journal, Vol. 2, p. 367-404, 2016) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Italy has been one of the first countries in...
From: Legal Theory Blog | By: Lawrence Solum | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Kristoffer Tripplaar/Sipa via AP Images A logo sign outside of the headquarters of the Navient Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware.  The Trump era is likely to usher in rapid privatization of public goods and services.  Dozens of president-elect Donald...
From: The American Prospect | By: David Dayen | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Microsoft really wants you to install and use its products on your computer. Beyond the myriad Start menu ads plaguing Windows 10, now users have to contend with pop-ups for Redmond-made stuff if they have Google's Chrome browser installed as well. M......
From: Engadget | By: Timothy J. Seppala | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Graphic design trends are typically a mixture of classic favorites and fashion inspired choices, along with a reflection of societal values and concerns. 2017 is definitely poised to continue this trend, and there are some interesting variations between...
From: Web Design Ledger | By: Web Design Ledger | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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In early December, I spoke at the inaugural conference on Constructive Journalism hosted at Windesheim University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. The conference is the brainchild of my friend Cathrine Gyldensted, who has been developing the powerful...
From: Ethan Zuckerman | By: Ethan | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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After chowder maker aired ads that slighted the president-elect, it feared it may lose inaugural ritual
From: Salon.com | By: Taylor Link | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Ariel Winter is maintaining her role as a body positivity advocate as she poses topless and reveals her breast reduction scars for her latest interview. The 18-year-old Modern Family star sat down with SELF magazine as she discussed body confidence and...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Carrie Parker | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Electronics and communication companies rule this week's chart of the most digitally engaging commercials, powered by the TV ad attention analytics company iSpot.tv. Apple claims the top two spots, with its first-place commercial for the iPhone 7 + AirPods...
From: AdWeek | By: Chris Ariens | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go… 1. A hiring manager chastised me for contacting him at his personal email address I found a fantastic overseas job listed on a company website, spent 20 minutes composing a knockout, personalized cover...
From: Ask a Manager | By: Ask a Manager | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Bonnie Pan is president of Endemol Shine Beyond USA, a company known for releasing digital video hits like Keys of Christmas (starring Mariah Carey and DJ Khaled on YouTube Red) and launching social media star Michelle Phan on global lifestyle network...
From: AdWeek | By: Christopher Heine | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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In its ongoing effort to improve Apple News, the company has rolled out a series of changes which extends formatting options for publishers and adds a new ad size for the iPhone and iPod touch, in conjunction with a new tutorial to assist with the new...
From: Apple Insider | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The Voice singing competition has become known for its musical chairs game of coaches, with only “bromance” buddies Adam Levine and Blake Shelton sticking it out for all the seasons thus far. Last season, the addition of “Wrecking Ball” Miley...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Joanne Eglash | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Fox has ruled that a Super Bowl ad showing a border wall is over the line. According to an AdAge report, the broadcaster rejected a 90-second commercial from a building supply company called 84 Lumber that allegedly depicted a Donald Trump-ian border...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has launched a raft of lawsuits that could see the U.S. billionaire secure full ownership of his island hideaway from local Hawaiian families who retain rights over the land dating back generations. Documents filed...
From: Japan Times | Friday, January 20, 2017
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The risk in today's video marketing technology is low, the upside is massive and the time is now.
From: Inside Facebook | By: Guest | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Though they did it with more difficulty than most foresaw, the Patriots defeated the Texans, 34-16, in a hard-fought divisional playoff match. New England advances to the AFC Championship for a record sixth year in a row, taking on Pittsburgh Sunday...
From: Boston Sports Media Watch | By: Chris Warner | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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"FAKE NEWS—A TOTAL POLITICAL WITCH HUNT!" President-elect Donald Trump's Twitter account blared last week, after CNN reported that US intelligence officials had briefed him and President Barack Obama on an alleged Russian operation to co-opt him and...
From: Mother Jones | By: Monika Bauerlein | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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A little over a year ago, we wrote about an appeals court ruling saying that the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) could not reject a trademark based on the fact that it was "disparaging" towards an individual or group. The case focused around whether...
From: Techdirt | By: Mike Masnick | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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YouTube took the top spot again on this week's Viral Video Chart, counting organic and paid views in the week through Sunday.Interestingly, the United Nation's Children's Fund, which provides assistance to children and mothers in developing countries,...
From: Ad Age | By: Rebecca Hia | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Donald Trump, at age 70, will be the oldest person to assume the presidency. He is part of a major demographic revolution—the aging of the baby boom—which received minimal attention during the campaign. But now Trump seems poised to declare war...
From: In These Times | By: Susan J. Douglas | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Curt Schilling may never get into the Hall of Fame, but his status as a right-wing icon only grows with each lost vote. The end game is no longer getting a plaque in Cooperstown. Instead, it’s martyrdom. The three-time World Series champion received...
From: WEEI | By: Alex Reimer | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Donald Trump was right. The election was rigged. What Trump got wrong (and, boy, does he get things wrong) is that the rigging worked in his favor. The manipulations took three monumental forms: Russian cyber-sabotage; FBI meddling; and systematic Republican...
From: Truthout | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is suing a few hundred Hawaiians who still have legal-ownership claims to parts of his vacation estate through their ancestors.
From: Business Insider | By: Alex Heath | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's pick to lead the Treasury Department, Stephen Mnuchin, built his reputation and his fortune as a savvy Wall Street investor. But one of those investments has put him in the crosshairs of Democrats as he heads into his...
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Big Outdoor LLC, a portfolio company of SunTx Capital Partners LP, has named Bob Johns as chief revenue officer. His appointment is effective immediately. Previously, Johns worked at Sensory Interactive where he served as director of revenue management...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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“At least it isn’t Hillary.” These words of solace for conservatives who opposed Donald Trump may have many if not most of the old NeverTrumpers feeling a little better about prospects for the future. Then again, it doesn’t do much to change...
From: Red State | By: JD Rucker | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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“The Founder” is mesmerized by its hero, McDonald’s chain founder Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), but horrified by how he built his empire. That kind of ambivalence is great; in fact it’s a hallmark of good drama. But there are too many moments when...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Matt Zoller Seitz | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The Duggar family’s recent Facebook post about Donald Trump caused many of their fans to turn on them. The Duggar family hasn’t been as vocal about politics as they once were, but they recently shared their belief that the presidency of Donald Trump...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Treva Bowdoin | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Travel pros answer: Where to go for a warm escape in late January, what to see in Charleston and Savannah, and what's the deal with frequent flier programs?
From: Denver Post | By: The Washington Post | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Can a song change the world? Popular music has always been looked on as something of a disposable pleasure: reflective of its times, sure, but meant to be played among company in a drawing room, or sung with friends over a car radio or danced to in a...
From: Popdose | By: Popdose Staff | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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In the same way it's said pets often resemble their owners it can be a similar occupational malady that afflicts football managers and their teams. Ashen-faced and swaying from side to side, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola's post-match interview after...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Alex Dunn | Friday, January 20, 2017
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"That brass band, incidentally, will be very loud and will be dominated by the Trumpet section. There will be many performances when the ringmaster will actually not be physically present at all but will be cracking his long whip on Twitter."
From: IrishCentral | Friday, January 20, 2017
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A television commercial will morph into reality TV Sunday night when the Patriots and Steelers play in the AFC Championship at Gillette Stadium. Last month, a TV commercial aired featuring Steelers star receiver Antonio Brown and Patriots cornerback...
From: New York Post | By: Mark Cannizzaro | Friday, January 20, 2017
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In the history chapter of the Online Journalism Handbook you will find a timeline of key events in web journalism. While working on the forthcoming second edition I recently revisited and updated the timeline. Below are the 41 key events I have settled...
From: Online Journalism Blog | By: Paul Bradshaw | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan and photographer Pierpaolo Ferrari will produce around 10 campaigns this year for the French retailer....
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: joellediderich | Friday, January 20, 2017
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On Facebook, that particular video would be fed to users who have exhibited an interest in marathons.The video creation was not fully automated. Saatchi, which worked with a production company named Tool, shot some of the components separately and fed...
From: Ad Age | By: E.J. Schultz | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Nearly 10 years ago, I made the life-changing decision to declutter my home. This was shortly after learning about the beauty of a simple lifestyle and countless blog posts shared the benefits of having less stuff. As a self-proclaimed neat freak who...
From: Simple Mom | By: Nina | Friday, January 20, 2017
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'The Daily Show' tries to give America one last chance to opt out of the Trump presidency.
From: Warming Glow | By: Andrew Roberts | Friday, January 20, 2017
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It's a lesson in how to sell $14.8 million worth of product in a single day with no advertising.
From: Inc Magazine | By: Bill Murphy Jr. | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Ads for Google's Pixel phone were everywhere this holiday: Splashed across glossy magazines, the front of the New York Times website and spinning on TV during National Football League games.
From: The Star Malaysia | By: Mark Bergen and Scott Moritz | Friday, January 20, 2017
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On January 9, after an investigation lasting over 21 months, a Senate subcommittee published a scathing report, finding that classified ads website Backpage.com knowingly facilitated online child sex trafficking on the "adult" section of its website....
From: CNN | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Cameron Harris went viral after Harris admitted to being the fake news writer behind the website titled Christian Times Newspaper, according to the New York Times. Even if you’ve never heard of Christian Times Newspaper, you’ve probably heard of...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Paula Mooney | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Can you get a good job without reading job ads and replying to them? You can!
From: Forbes | By: Liz Ryan, Contributor | Friday, January 20, 2017
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