Brian McLane

Media and Social Commentary

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MASTERS OF REALITY – INNUENDO AND SOCIAL MEDIA

July 1st, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary

Say what you need – don’t mean what you say? Say what you want to be mean. Destroy all monsters. Lee Atwater was a master at it. Now, probably less than 10 percent (hell I”ll go lower), make that 5 percent of college students know who Lee Atwater was. I’ll save you the time and […]

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SAY SOMETHING!!!! ANYTHING!!! TALK DAMN IT! ASK JEFF BEZOS!

June 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary, Technology

You can be the King of your own castle!! And do it before you need an Acorn Stairlift! I’m doing it. Everyday. Blogging, trying to make a difference. It’s my mission. Before I’m 99 years old and too worried about how the Acorn Stairlift is supposed to work. But blogging sure is better than trying […]

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TIRED OF SEEING TWITTER OVER CAPACITY? CELEBRITY TWEETERS WATCH OUT.

June 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary, Technology

Hey, Britney Spears, Ashton kutcher, Ellen DeGeneres, Barack Obama, Kim Kardashian, Oprah Winfrey, Taylor Swift, John Mayer, Ryan Seacrest, Ashley Tisdale, CNN Breaking News, Shaquille O’Neal, Mariah Carey, Coldplay, Demi Moore, 50cent, P. Diddy, Jimmy Fallon, Lance Armstrong, The New York Times, Justin Timberlake, Google, The Onion, Chelsea Handler, Ashlee SimpsonTwitter is Over Capacity. Ugh! […]

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A SPECIAL KIND OF STUPID

June 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Social Commentary

You’re stressing out because no one wants your stodgy old brand. You can’t keeping faking people out with advertising packaged as news. No matter how many times you used to get away with it in the broadcast PR world, the kids ain’t going for it anymore. WTF to do? I’ve gotten a lot of heat […]

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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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