off the Twitter grid today…check in later.
RT @BreakingNewsOn BREAKING NEWS // The US Senate will vote on a financial rescue plan on Wednesday evening, the Associated Press reports
Fast day for me. Spent most of it on one thing, one important thing. very rare for me. Usually cycling through many, many things.
lots of work to do tomorrow and not a lot of time to do it. Heading to the Phils playoff opener early aft.
Sony has gotten all bent out of shape over OLED screens and given gadget fans a sneak preview of its curved organic LED display.
USAToday.com story re House leaders vow to resuscitate bailout plan has 6,238 comments. MSM gets comments, too. http://tinyurl.com/4r5aah
turned off the alerts of House.gov reporting errors. that site isn’t going to recover anytime soon. Just when people want to access it.
Springsteen to play Super Bowl http://tinyurl.com/4r5vv7
It’s days like today when good PR people understand the difference between a targeted pitch that helps the media…and white noise.
In a statement, general counsel Brad Smith says the measure was “vitally important to the health and preservation of jobs in all sectors of the economy.”
House.gov site “overwhelmed with Web traffic about the bill.” http://tinyurl.com/3k6hqy
Local congressman on radio saying would rather vote yes on the right bill in a few days then vote in a hurry on the wrong bill. We’ll see.
Warren Buffett warned Congress over weekend w/out plan, heading into “biggest financial meltdown in US history.” http://tinyurl.com/4c8oyo
Anyone have a Plan B for the bailout?
Those who voted no said they voted no in support of constituents. I didn’t get that memo…are they waiting for me to call to say PASS IT!
can someone break down the number of yes’s and no’s vs. the number of yes’s and no’s up for re-election?
RT StockAlert Complete US House roll call vote results: http://breakingtoday.com/21.html
watching Cspan coverage on CNBC.com. cpan’s servers overwhelmed.
To help your clients make the news, you have to do a better job at understanding what IS news http://tinyurl.com/5yv8uu
Explain the strategy behind a suggestion before giving up. How to leverage one opp. We don’t all think the same way about an opportunity.
Take the call, do the interview, make a connection. It’s about tomorrow as much as it is about today.
record for most seasons on the air? Gunsmoke…and this week “The Simpsons” will tie “Gunsmoke’s” record of 20 seasons on the air.
market closed. thank goodness.
http://www.house.gov/ still getting pounded.
As mobile devices are increasingly used in business applications, they’re becoming bigger targets for attackers, a Gartner analyst warned at an IT security conference.
The analysts claimed that prospects for the sector have made great leaps forward in the past year due to improvements in OLED performance and manufacturing.
The biggest disconnect in the media-PR relationship is the definition of “news.” News people have a keen sense for the kind of information they want to present as “news” to their audience, while PR…
The economy is the story of the year. And although Congress is poised to pass a $700 billion bailout of the banking industry, we’re not out of the woods. Many feel that a deep global recession …
Over the years, of course, there have been plenty of stories about potential dates and potential employers reviewing social networking profiles to learn more about someone. Then, we just had a story…
Radio station program directors assemble playlists from all the music available to them — and they rotate their playlists as time marches on. I’ve decided to do the same thing with my Twitter and…
….they do it even in good markets. Responding to a post on the top of Techmeme, where Jason Calacanis writes a long and winding article on Henry Blodget’s (yes, that one) Silicon Alley Insider…
Sprint Nextel Corp. opened its new wireless network to customers in Baltimore on Monday, offering Internet service for laptops for $30 per month. It’s the first commercial network in the U.S. to use…
If all goes as planned, the House will vote on the Wall Street bailout bill Monday.According to The Washington Post's account of the deal as it stood Sunday evening, the basic proposal appears…
Twitter, email, RSS…in that order.
PR lesson: Maybe “bailout” was the wrong word to use here..hmm. http://tinyurl.com/3mhezv
Didn’t find Heather Locklear’s mug shot on the Smoking Gun site yet, but it’s always fun visiting the site http://tinyurl.com/ff85
How many banks will be lining up the next couple of weeks asking for THEIR handout? Will have to read the fine print re where the line is.
Pretty good weekend even with the rain. got a lot of work-work done and finished some things at home I have been putting off.
Bringing home my Paul Gillin book to read tonight. Secrets of Social Media Marketing. As a PR guy, I want to know.
Phila. Siixers sighting…Sam D…at the Home Depot.
Gas lines? Oh how I remember those. Dad would send my sister and I to wait in the lines to get the gas tank filled. Atlanta, feel for you.
Breakfast then heading into the office for a bit.
Leaving work and heading home. Employee reviews almost complete. Inbox clean. Tomorrow’s game plan in the book. Now, football and fam.
summary of the bailout plan, from Politico http://tinyurl.com/4lwy78
Up early, really early! Dog had upset belly so he and I have been up since 4:30. Going to need lots and lots of coffee today.
It’s going to take more than a resume and a high GPA http://tinyurl.com/49hujq