Suing Google for bringing you business

It seems silly to me that people keep filing these lawsuits against Google for basically bringing them business. Some Belgian newspapers are suing Google for violating their copyrights by reprinting headlines and linking to their stories on their websites. Ya…

Truly viral marketing

If you’ve had any fast food recently, you’ve probably noticed all the crap on your receipt. The back of the receipt is covered in crap as well – all trying to get you to phone in and give them your…

Doctor Horrible's Sing-a-long Blog

Wasn’t sure if any of you were aware of this yet: Joss Whedon has a new project. Doctor Horrible’s Sing-a-long Blog. Here’s the site: Doctor Horrible It stars: Neil Patrick Harris (How I met Your Mother) as Doctor Horrible Felicia…

Blizzcon 2008 Announced

Blizzard Entertainment has announced the next installment of their BlizzCon gaming convention.  It’ll be in Anaheim again, at the convention center there on October 10th and 11th 2008. I am seriously considering going this time around.  This is the third…

Irony, thy name is my job

As someone who doesn’t particularly like to have his photo taken, I find it ironic that I spend my days telling people in sales positions that it’s time to update their photos for marketing. It’s amazing how people in customer…

Windows Live (cooties)

I was looking for a restaurant for lunch today, and I clicked a link on the site and it took me to a Windows Live Map. Eww.  I closed the browser and immediately washed my hands. I intend to take…

Movie Monday: Iron Man

Well, I saw ‘Iron Man’ over the weekend, and I must admit – it was a really good movie! There are spoilers ahead – so if you haven’t seen the movie yet, and intend to, you might wanna skip the…

No Email – just the Fax

I don’t understand how anyone can survive in the business world anymore without having an email address and a website. In my job, I deal with a lot of sales people everyday, and the amount of folks who still rely…

Reality Tv

It amuses, amazes and boggles my mind that I am currently enjoying several shows that would be considered ‘reality tv’.  “Ace of Cakes”, “Ghost Hunters”, “Destination Truth” – these are all what I guess would be considered reality television and…

Funny thing

I was listening to the radio at lunch, and a talk show guy who is very religious, had a caller on his show say: “Oh, wow – this is such a huge thrill for me.  I am such a fan! …