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Twitter mixed metaphor challenge

Mixed Twitaphors

Twitter’s fans have often said that, with a little creativity, it’s possible to communicate everything that’s really necessary in 140 characters or less. Today, I saw a post on Twitter that seemed determined to prove that a person can pack in much more than is

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How Would You Celebrate UCG?

“UGC is inspirational and celebratory.” This is the phrase used by a new app for that promises to give businesses a new method of data mining people’s social media posts in order to create marketing materials. Consider the possibilities for the acronym UGC. What do

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The Netflix Of Magazines…

You may have seen this Facebook advertisement for “The Netflix of Magazines”… … I don’t think they’ve heard of the Internet. Awkward. Who’s going to tell them?

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Who’s for Rand? (Rand Paul vs. Reality)

For much of this year, Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul has offered a promotional webpage on which he encourages certain groups of Americans to download their very own “_________ for Rand” image to use in social media and on their own web pages. As you

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Ted Cruz: 45% of Americans Fail My Religious Test for the Presidency

United States Constitution Article VI: “No religious Test shall ever be required as a Qualification to any Office or public Trust under the United States.” U.S. Senator and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, November 6 2015: “Any president who doesn’t begin every day on his knees

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?