– Mimi and Eunice are given life, humor, and a fair amount of irony by Nina Paley, who is the Warrior Princess for copyright, copyfraud, and copywrong issues in this new digital age. #FB #LI #Irony #NinaPaley
"Shooter's Mother Tells the Other Side of Amish... →
This is simply one powerful description of how healing occurs. No pithy slogans, longer than most posts, and sometimes difficult to read because of the overwhelming sense of sadness around the act. But essentially a story of hope, redemption, and life … #FB #LI #Amishshooter
Hospice workers are like angels … But they are human and sometimes they die too. The accompanying blogpost is here: Lessons For The Living From The Brink of Death. Uncompromising observations from the front lines of a process we all participate in, but most of us avoid “like the plague”. #FB #LI #Dying #Hospice
Steal Like An Artist: Austin Kleon on Combatitive Creativity “Nothing is completely original. All artists’ work builds on what came before. Every new idea is just a remix or a mashup of two previous ideas.” Interesting stuff …. … And yet we are continually creating new and exciting things inspired by and based on what has come before. I immediately thought of children and...
What Does It Take To Be a Social Strategist?... →
Looking to break into a social media career? Here’s pretty much everything you need to know about the job and the people who do it every day. Nearly 80% of corporations use social media, so there’s plenty of opportunity for aspiring strategists — especially as the other 20% get on board. Ste…
Kickstarter - Build the Soundcrawl Hologram →
I contributed a few dollars to this worthy cause. Not world-changing, not life-saving, just a good idea that needs a little help. #FB #LI #Soundcrawl
A Brief History of the Emoticon →
AN INTERESTING AND ENJOYABLE POST FROM MASHABLE: Did you know the emoticon is almost 30 years old? Twenty-nine years ago, Scott Fahlman, a computer scientist at Carnegie Mellon University, first proposed a colon, hyphen and bracket as a way of conveying emotional meaning via plain text. Fast-forward and the simple smiley has evolved — some … #FB #LI #EMOTICON
Mimi and Eunice Make an Early End to Intimacy Week →
WARNING: LANGUAGE ALERT ~ contextually appropriate use of a common slang term for intercourse coming when you click on the title link:) Be sure to also read the comment by Nina Paley (The Artist and Creative Genuis behind the girls. It’s a hoot. Nina is the artistic force behind QuestionCopyright, a movement to bring copyright law and practice into alignment with the real world. ...