Why We Left Before Hurricane Sandy Arrived
I ended yesterday’s post with this:
Hurricane Sandy looks to be coming through NYC at that time and I don’t know what that may cause me and my family to be doing at that time. We live right on the Hudson, at the border of Zone...read more
NFL Power Rankings Week Eight: Are the Minnesota Vikings for Real? Will the Atlanta Falcons Ever Lose? Texans, Giants, Bears, 49ers Battle for Best in Football.
The Houston Texans, New York Giants, Chicago Bears and San Francisco 49ers have been impressive as they battle for the top spot in our...read more
Great spaces of time passed in unbroken uniformity tend to shrink together in a way to make the heart stop beating for fear; when one day is like all the others, then they are all like one; complete uniformity would make the longest life seem short, and as though it had...read more
NFL Picks and Predictions, Week Five – Thursday Night Football 10/4: Arizona Cardinals at St. Louis Rams; Kevin Kolb, Sam Bradford, and the Mediocre NFL Quarterback.
The Arizona Cardinals used to play in St. Louis, but they decided the baseball team was taking up too much of their Google search results...read more
Miles and others make progress and get some actual character development in NBC’s Revolution
I… I think I actually liked that episode? It was certainly an improvement over the first two episodes because we actually got some character development. We learned a lot about Miles and Nora (probably the two most interesting...read more
The various characters continue their numerous journeys in NBC’s Revolution.
I was quite negative towards Revolution after watching the pilot last week, but I hoped the show would improve and manage to reach its potential going forward. Much like the pilot, it’s probably too early to judge the show based on its...read more
I wouldn’t quite say I was excited when I first heard about Revolution, but I was fairly interested. Even though he can be hit or miss (usually depending on how involved he is in...read more
Why the Republican National Convention is a waste of money for news orgs.
I challenge every journalist in Tampa for the Republican convention — every one of the 15-16,000 of you — to answer this: * Why are you there? * What will we learn from you? * What actual reporting can you possibly ...read more
What Buzzfeed Gets Right
BuzzFeed’s CEO, Jonah Peretti, recently sent out an email to employees and investors summarizing the company’s strategy and progress. I really liked his email so I asked Jonah if I could blog it and he gave me permission. This isn’t just the usual cheerleading ...read more
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