Brian McLane

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I’M SO BORED WITH THE TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary

Ugh, Tribeca Film Festival again, American Express Ads, and at the same time as the iPad. Now if you buy a pirated copy of a movie debuting at Tribeca and watch it on the iPad that you purchased on Credit with your Amex – well then you’re as American as Apple Pie (no pun intended). […]

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INSANE CLOWN POSSE IS BACK

April 18th, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary

Where have these guys been? They were in the ECW wrestling when I lost interest. But someone tipped me off that they had a new video. And it’s good. So I’m going to start something here – which is going to be called my Sunday selection. That’s basically always going to be not a revelation, […]

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THE LONELINESS OF BEING “UP IN THE AIR”

April 17th, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary

GLAD to be home. Had a productive time at NAB in Las Vegas but boy – am I glad I don’t have to do that for a living. Sitting around in airports, dealing with the WIFI, ugh. That said here are a 5 tips for making the most of being at a trade show IF […]

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IT’S UP TO YOU – THE SPECIALS AND JONATHAN P. IDE

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary

Read a blog today and it was quite poignant. I’m sure many, many people out there can identify with the thoughts and sentiments within. It dovetails nicely with one of my favorite songs from one of my favorite bands. Here’s a selection from Jonathan P. Ide’s writing. Let me know what you think! “…you work […]

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THERE’S NO TECHNOLOGY FOR SORROW OR VOLCANIC ASH

April 16th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

My cat died today. And there was nothing I could do about it. I am in Las Vegas and my friend Rafael who’d been taking care of her, along with his girlfriend Mary Beth, had to deal with seeing her to sleep. At the same time this Volcanic Ash that’s spreading over Europe has most […]

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