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Strong Piece of Reportage

I found this to be a particularly nice piece of prose from this Rolling Stone dispatch by Matt Taibbi: “Bank of America should have gone out of business back in 2008. Just as the mortgage market was crashing, it made … Continue reading

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Digital overtakes cable TV ad spend

In a report published yesterday by the Interactive Advertising Bureau, digital ad revenue climbed to nearly $32 billion in the US for 2011, up 22% from 2010. What’s more, that puts digital second in spending only to broadcast TV, moving … Continue reading

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Tweet week!

Vertical gardens in Mexico City = urban yum: http://t.co/waFFMvfe # No love for little Ricky (#santorum) from the @NYTimes: http://t.co/N2S8oHLb #smellyalater # Who needs web? via / @nytimes – http://t.co/D8tlDay1 # JCDecaux’s Paris bus stop of tomorrow: http://t.co/AYltN5yj via / … Continue reading

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Tweet week!

Really? Strip Searches?http://t.co/bjMvIQ1R #SCOTUS #fail # so long Hef, hello #digital for Stoli: http://t.co/b5lwujKa # Better get it at the store — Alberta judge wants new law to limit number of drinks served in bars http://t.co/BEGwnp7J via @HuffPostCanada # @Stoli … Continue reading

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Tweet week!

Nice to see @jbhamlin at the AAB Indian today. # Kind of psyched these guys, CCAD too: http://t.co/hymyT1rs # Thanks @theoatmeal for supporting beards! http://t.co/ZSvuofeb # @6ton – dropping mojito knowledge @shiftglobal #drunkdemo # Powered by Twitter Tools

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Super PACs & Citizens United

There’s a renewed fervor for creating more transparency in political ad spending, and rightly so. Since the debacle that is Citizens United (Citizens United vs. FCC), corporations, as Mitt Romney puts, have become people too. And that ain’t right. There … Continue reading

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#ixda @shiftglobal – booh yeah. # Powered by Twitter Tools

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Tweet week!

#ixda @shiftglobal – booh yeah. # Powered by Twitter Tools

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Tweet week!

#ixda @shiftglobal – booh yeah. # Powered by Twitter Tools

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Tweet week!

@maddow – Santorum (after speech) = republicrat? # @MMFlint – how did Santorum capture some kind of "republicrat" narrative? What a croc. # #iacaucus #SantoruMentum = Republicrat # @chrislhayes – Santorum has evolved into a fully formed evolution of a … Continue reading

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