Please, President Obama, be yourself

Please, President Obama, be yourself

Chris Sacca on his blog he barely ever blogs, but if he does it is important:

 We elected President Obama because he was bold and willing to speak up. We knew we needed change. We rejected the status quo. So when we all stop our work midday to watch him take to the podium, we are hopeful. We want him to be genuine and unfiltered. We don’t want sanitized, approved, safe language. Then as he…

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  • #culture #politics
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Who Killed the Food Network

Who Killed the Food Network

Salon.com:

It used to be full of chefs serenely baking in sunlit kitchens. But now I despise the network I used to love.

Yes, I fee the same way. And although We can all point the finger at Guy Fiery and his ever-present over-excited face on every show at every hour on this channel, who’s the person who gave him such a large platform? Or is it just the audience again? The ratings? Guy Fiery is…

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  • #culture #food
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Winnetou My Hero

Winnetou My Hero

Great NYT video telling the crazy story of how Germans became fascinated with the “Wild West” of old. Karl May, Germany’s best selling author created a story and characters every German grows up with and loves.

Now, the scalp remains are a different story. If there’s a honest claim to them, by all means, give them back.

This story needs to stay a positive and simple story.

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Too long Wikipedia

Too long Wikipedia

This Tumblr I read, and it’s hilarious.

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Vaynerchuck judging Miss America

Vaynerchuck judging Miss America

If I may judge this for a sec, I think this is a dumb move. There might be money in this, but this feels, old-school, old-media, un-disruptive, and sends a sad message. Too bad.

Perhaps it’ll get him closer to buying the NYJets, perhaps.

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  • #business #culture
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Layer Tennis is Back

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  • #culture #design
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