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    Thursday, February 8, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Bad Pitch Blog

    Social Media News

    Repetition can work against you; when personalizing a pitch ... personalize the pitch

    0

    MediaPost

    Public Relations News

    TiVo and Amazon join to make shows downloadable to TV

    0

    Think Progress

    Public Relations Ideas

    Firing of global-warming denier sets the spin cycle on explode mode

    0

    Thicket Wire

    Social Media News

    10 tips for networking; don't forget to drink too much ... drinking always makes you a more fun person

    0

    Advertising Age

    Bad Ideas

    Depressed robot ad gets suicide prevention groups up in arms

    1

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    SEO Mistakes

    Need more Wi-Fi range? Grab your cell, some aluminum foil and a salad bowl

    0

    Adrants

    Social Disease Media

    Study shows social media are saving people the humiliation of high school reunions

    0

    MSNBC

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Sad news: Anna Nicole Smith died Thursday after collapsing in her room at the Hard Rock Cafe and Casino in Hollywood, Fla

    3

    Thicket Wire

    Social Media News

    Six steps to a stress-free career

    0

    MSNBC

    Public Relations Agencies

    Aqua Teen's antics fail to boost ratings.

    0

    Romenesko

    Web Design Tips

    Ever notice how famous black people are often misidentified in newspaper captions? Do media types still think black people all look alike?

    0

    Funny Town

    Bad Ideas

    You don't want to do tourism PR for these 10 destinations

    1

    CNN

    Legalese

    O.J. ordered to stop spending; hey judge -- little help with my wife over here?

    0

    Brandweek

    Brand Equity

    Seagram's Gin is bringing the sexy back with aggressive brand management

    0

    Newsday

    Public Relations Disasters

    I'm thinking of opening a "rant rehab" center for celebrities with diarrhea of the mouth. Anyone want to invest?

    1

    eDrugSearch Blog

    Public Relations Ideas

    Politicos don't know whether to do the bidding of Big Pharma or big insurance companies on Gardasil; they sure as hell aren't doing yours

    0

    Romenesko

    Media Dallas

    Belo's latest earnings release says it's kicking butt, thanks largely to those nasty political ads

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Public Relations Agencies

    Former Denver Post city editor discusses his transition from journalist to flack

    0

    Talking Biz News

    Braindead Media

    The business press is clueless about the oil business -- and the weather, for that matter

    10

    US Weekly

    Attention Whores

    Kim Kardashian makes the requisite "I'm going to sue" announcement over her sex video

    2

    TMZ.com

    Good Ideas

    David Letterman counts down the top 10 signs an astronaut is trying to kill you

    0

    People Magazine

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    It's over between Britney Spears and Isaac Cohen before she can have his baby and get married again.

    1

    PR 2.0

    Social Media News

    Are You Talking to Me? Taking the BS Out of Business Blogging

    0

    Romenesko

    SEO Services

    Fox Business Channel scheduled for launch later this year

    0

    WFAA

    Media Dallas

    At DFW Airport, people are getting their ass kicked by the escalator every other day; do I smell lawyers?

    0

    Black Star Rising

    Good Ideas

    Are you gearing up for Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day?

    0

    World Net Daily

    Overhype Alert

    Global Warming Turns People Gay

    1

    Blurb.com

    Social Disease Media

    Turn your blog into a bookstore-quality hardback with Blog Slurper

    1

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Ideas

    25 most corrupt officials of the Bush administration

    3

    CNN

    Religiosity

    Oh crap: More obvious evidence of evolution for batshit creationists to ignore

    2

    Romenesko

    SEO Services

    onBeing: New WaPo community-building exercise

    0

    Romenesko

    Web Design Tips

    Does MSM depict Web journalists as "squabbling hens" out of jealousy, spite -- or because it's true?

    0

    Foreign Policy

    Oscar, Baby!

    Hollywood's new international rivals

    0

    Think Progress

    Public Relations Ideas

    Are right-wingers in charge of marketing for the CW's Veronica Mars? Fact: RU-486 does not cause miscarriages

    3

    Duct Tape Marketing

    Brand Equity

    It's customer service, not that Candice Michelle bimbo, that really sets GoDaddy apart

    0

    Advertising Age

    Content Marketing Strategy

    Can Bartiromo ever get the stink of MoneyHoneyGate off herself?

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Oscar, Baby!

    Typical woman: Jessica Simpson "knew" she had to divorce Nick Lachey after seeing The Notebook

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Public Relations News

    Spam causes psychological damage

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Good Ideas

    Literature professor explains why Harry Potter "can't die" in final book of Rowling series

    0

    High Times

    Public Relations Ideas

    "An Unreasonable Man": Another political also-ran gets a suck-up documentary

    0

    Onion, The

    Public Relations Ideas

    Haggard doesn't flinch when confronted with reporters waving meth-coated dildos -- at least according to The Onion

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Ideas

    Newspaper columnist floats unique theory that global warming is caused by ... the sun

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Social Disease Media

    YouTube: Pornographers aren't welcome -- even with their clothes on

    1

    PR Web

    Bad Web Design

    Bikini Ice Fishing Team: More adventures ahead

    2

    Wall Street Journal

    Brand Equity

    Disney planning to bring its magic to a hotel or retail district near you

    1

    Wall Street Journal

    TV Snide

    Fox's MyNetworkTV has garnered some of the lowest ratings in television history

    0

    New York Times

    Religiosity

    Will Mitt Romney's religious beliefs be an obstacle to him winning the Republican nomination (since most Protestant conservatives assume Mormons are going straight to hell)?

    1

    Think Progress

    Craven Demagogues

    Oh, dear Lord: does our Napoleonic president really want to invade Iran?

    1

    How Stuff Works

    Social Disease Media

    How online dating works

    0

    Strategic Public Relations

    Bad Ideas

    Bacon's Super Bowl Ad Scam is Super Bad

    1

    Wednesday, February 7, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Maxim

    Oscar, Baby!

    Worst love scenes in movie history -- and yes, Joe Pesci makes the list

    0

    Wonkette

    Attention Whores

    Miss America: Much more boring than Miss USA

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Disasters

    John Edwards fires bloggers

    1

    CelebritySatan

    Facebook Tips

    A brief history of Hollywood (nsfw)

    0

    Queerty

    Web Design Inspiration

    Former NBA player John Amaechi confirms he's gay -- as if being British and playing in Utah weren't clue enough; Ted Haggard rips out his last three chest hairs in response

    0

    NFL Scores

    Newsbabes

    A video montage of ESPN hottie Erin Andrews -- probably only for the hardcore fans

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Freudian Nip Slips

    It's come to this: a Miss Piggy nip slip

    0

    Haaretz.com

    SEO Services

    Arthur Sulzberger: Visionary?

    0

    Dose.ca

    Facebook Tips

    Former Bond girl says that in the 60s, it was impossible for girls with big breasts to be taken seriously in the movies. And that changed when?

    0

    Micro Persuasion

    Brand Equity

    Disney.com site rehash is a widgety disaster; and still not Web 2.0

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Social Media News

    How to schmooze like a pro

    0

    Thicket Wire

    Social Media News

    PR 101: Getting your company interested in social media

    0

    Brandweek

    Brand Equity

    In a reversion to the mean, a nod to the mediocre, Ford announces: The Taurus

    0

    USA Today

    Web Design News

    Is Wal-Mart finally doing something right for once? -- Union leaders team up to create affordable health care

    0

    Crooks and Liars

    SEO Tips

    Chris Matthews drops the F-bomb

    1

    eDrugSearch Blog

    Public Relations Ideas

    Rick Perry's motives in mandating Gardasil vaccinations are a bit Merck-y

    1

    Wall Street Journal

    Social Disease Media

    Google-MySpace relationship is getting rocky

    0

    Eat the Press

    TV Snide

    New MSNBC commercials smacks Fox as biased and CNN as out-of-date

    0

    CBS News

    Bad Ideas

    Bears lose Super Bowl, fan changes his name to Peyton Manning

    0

    Adrants

    Marketing Campaigns

    Dane Cook prank site allows you to send fake e-mails to your friends; pregnancy tests, expulsion notices, eviction notices ... the works

    2

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Ideas

    A look at John McCain's blogger-consultant

    0

    Digg

    TV Snide

    Dude buys commercial during Veronica Mars to propose to his woman -- that must have set him back at least 50 bucks

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    About Us

    Are you a blogger? Show you're a Thickethead by blogrolling Spin Thicket today!

    0

    Valleywag

    Media Dallas

    Hmmm, where to upload my porn -- YouTube or the Mavs wiki?

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Attention Whores

    Of course, the Kim Kardashian Web site is also live -- you can view the trailer here (nsfw)

    1

    New York Post

    Attention Whores

    Not to be outdone by her BFF Paris, Kim Kardashian's own sex tape is coming soon on DVD from the pornmeisters at Vivid

    0

    Romenesko

    Braindead Media

    Anatomy of a multimedia journalism project

    0

    Romenesko

    Newsbabes

    Liz Claman: the "anti-Bartiromo" -- does that mean she doesn't put out?

    0

    Slate

    Braindead Media

    Sad day in journalism: "Monkeyfishing" story was a hoax

    0

    Wonkette

    Braindead Media

    Dumbest White House press briefing question ever?

    1

    Best Week Ever

    Attention Whores

    Did Paris Hilton's recent racist rant cause her sister Nicky to lose a real estate deal in Miami?

    1

    US Weekly

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Lindsay Lohan continues clubbing after pulling her life together in "rehab"

    1

    YouTube

    Public Relations Ideas

    Our YouTubing politicos have picked up on that Web 2.0 cliche -- "the conversation" -- with a nauseating vengence

    1

    TMZ.com

    Attention Whores

    Michelle Rodriguez gives us yet another reason to rejoice at her departure from Lost.

    1

    AdLand

    Brand Equity

    Penn Jillette: For her pleasure

    0

    Perez Hilton

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Does Britney Spears swing both ways?

    2

    Perez Hilton

    Facebook Tips

    Do you really believe that Teri Hatcher has never used botox?

    0

    Daily 'Dog

    Public Relations Disasters

    M&Ms to stop marketing to kids under 12; does that make M&Ms (or at least the green ones) an adult product?

    0

    People Magazine

    Attention Whores

    James Blunt insists he is a big partier not a quiet wallflower. Why does this guy always have something to prove? Like he is such a ladies' man.

    0

    Daily 'Dog

    Public Relations Agencies

    Vocus and investors are livin' large on its overpriced software

    0

    Gay.com

    Villains

    Gay-hating blogger charged with inciting murder

    0

    Thicket Wire

    Media Dallas

    Penthouse topless club forced to close after mischief in the dark -- and because the story's on the Interwebs, it's illustrated by a photo of a rat-dog in a bikini

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Bad Web Design

    Why mannequins wearing lingerie is a bad idea

    3

    WNBC.COM

    Public Relations Ideas

    Ban proposed on walking while using electronic devices like iPod, Blackberry

    3

    Nip Slip Blog, The

    SEO Mistakes

    O.J. on book furor: "I got paid just the same"

    0

    Digg

    Bad Ideas

    Gates to hackers: "Bring it on!"

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Ideas

    What's so great about "the service and sacrifice of our men in uniform"?

    5

    Tuesday, February 6, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Townhall.com

    Web Design Tips

    When facts aren't enough: 51% of all women not living with their husbands.

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    About Us

    It's a busy day at Spin Thicket; moderator working nonstop, has resorted to wearing diapers to save time

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Mumbo-Jumbo

    "Articulate": code for "sounds white"?

    1

    CBS News

    Good Ideas

    Philadelphia councilman crazy for the rubber... Sidewalks that is

    1

    CNN

    Public Relations Disasters

    Snickers kills man-on-man smooch action commercial after gay rights group complains; Ted Haggard rips out more chest hair

    0

    Daily 'Dog

    Market Intelligence

    New 'State of PR' study shows problems in PR are nothing new

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    PowerPoint Sucks

    10 presentation tips for the average presen-tard

    0

    Monsters & Critics

    Religiosity

    Fresh from gayhab, Ted Haggard is cured of faggotry

    12

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Brand Equity

    Gardisil named pharmaceutical brand of the year

    0

    Politico

    Public Relations Ideas

    Obama and Hillary possibly to skip early debates. Already have name recognition, no need to take risk.

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Market Intelligence

    Generation Y: Young, experienced, selfish, egotistical...and better than you

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Bad Web Design

    A bikini contest to promote Viagra -- I don't see the connection?

    0

    Common Sense PR

    Social Media News

    Repairing your online profile: One part effort, five parts duct tape

    0

    Thicket Wire

    Write Good

    Microsoft is kind of the unnecessarily long product name

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Bad Web Design

    Like a phoenix rising from the hot tub, the Lingerie Bowl announces it will be back next year

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Thought Leadership

    New Apple commercial smacks Vista and its security; 'You're coming to a sad realization, cancel or allow?'

    1

    YouTube

    Bad Web Design

    Bikini College is bringing the sexy back to learning ... or at least introducing it for once

    1

    CBS News

    Public Relations Disasters

    Turns out Easy Bake Ovens make awesome 'finger foods'; Hasbro recalls 985,000

    1

    CNET

    Good Ideas

    Shell a Mini Cooper, add a desk and you've got one kick ass piece of office furniture

    0

    CNET

    Public Relations News

    Industrious nerds get big bucks to play 'World of Warcraft' for other nerds

    2

    Houston Chronicle

    Bad Ideas

    Space-y love triangle - Astronaut in wig and trench coat arrested for attempted kidnapping and battery of rival love interest

    0

    TMZ.com

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Tara Conner reunites with makeout partner Miss Teen USA Katie Blair.

    1

    Newsweek

    Bad Web Design

    Newsweek muses whether Paris Hilton, Lindsay Lohan, and Britney Spears are creating a generation of prosti-tots.

    0

    Perez Hilton

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    The truly disturbing, dysfunctional Ryan O'Neal family.

    0

    US Weekly

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    The dancing between Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise at this Superbowl party is seriously awkward and creepy.

    0

    TMZ.com

    Attention Whores

    Michelle Rodriquez looking for some much needed attention, wearing a fake ankle tracking bracelet.

    0

    Perez Hilton

    Attention Whores

    Watch out DJ AM, there's a new Hollywood playboy in town - musician/model Jamie Burke.

    0

    New York Post

    SEO Services

    Obit magazine is not dead yet

    0

    Romenesko

    Bad Ideas

    Newspaper apologizes for "Destroy the Jewish Race" ad; entire staff expected to enter rehab

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Freudian Nip Slips

    Mariah Carey slips a nip, as documented by Abraham Zapruder

    0

    Daily 'Dog

    Public Relations Agencies

    New study shows PR industry is going strong -- of course, the study WAS conducted by PR people

    0

    Daily 'Dog

    Brand Equity

    Consumer Reports ranks McDonald's coffee better than Starbucks -- and damn hot, too

    0

    Daily 'Dog

    Content Marketing Strategy

    Exxon linked to PR payoff on global warming. We're shocked, shocked

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Social Disease Media

    Debate on the future of BitTorrent, featuring Mark Cuban and BitTorrent founder Bram Cohen

    0

    Wal-Mart

    Oscar, Baby!

    Download Napoleon Dynamite for the everyday low price of $14.88

    0

    AP

    Oscar, Baby!

    Wal-Mart's movie download service debuts today

    0

    411mania.com

    Oscar, Baby!

    "Not Another Teen Movie" is a misunderstood masterpiece

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Public Relations Disasters

    Catfight on the catwalk: debate over skinny models, organic clothing and global warming

    0

    Wall Street Journal

    Social Media News

    So you want to be a professional blogger? Here are some considerations

    0

    Wall Street Journal

    Brand Equity

    Keyword search analysis is sparking new product ideas for savvy brands

    0

    wikiHow

    Social Media News

    How to become a paparazzo, so you can spend your weekend nights following around Joe Francis

    0

    Make the Logo Bigger

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    We send you up into space and this is the thanks we get.

    0

    Monday, February 5, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Reuters

    Public Relations Ideas

    Bush wants another $622 billion for Iraq war; a billion here, a billion there...

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Employee Morale

    Is your boss a psychopath? -- No comment on this one

    0

    BusinessWeek

    Social Disease Media

    Federated Media brings advertisers to top bloggers

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Market Intelligence

    David Meerman Scott releases 'The News Rules of PR' in an online book

    0

    CNN

    Publicity Stunts

    Long-hair jackass Berdovsky and smirking pal cost Turner Broadcasting $2 million

    0

    SF Gate

    Content Marketing Strategy

    SF mayor's aide: "I was a sockpuppet"

    0

    Public Relations Ideas

    10 most powerful women in the world

    3

    LawFuel.com

    Legalese

    ParisExposed.com shut down

    0

    Think Progress

    Braindead Media

    New high-class Fox News show: "Oprah's clean -- she does douche"

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Legalese

    Paparazzi heckle Perez Hilton at party for not paying for the photos he posts: "Where's our check! Where's our check!"

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Legalese

    Apple and The Beatles' Apple Corps have entered into a new agreement concerning the use of the name "Apple" and apple logos, ending their testy trademark dispute

    0

    PR Newswire

    Bad Web Design

    The Frederick's of Hollywood dating game

    0

    DallasNews.com

    Media Dallas

    Historians are urging SMU to reject the Bush library unless the administration reverses an order that gives Bush and his heirs the right to keep White House papers secret forever

    0

    Gawker

    SEO News

    Page Six can't keep its whores straight

    0

    PR 2.0

    Social Media News

    Donít Kill the Press Release, Shoot the Messenger

    0

    YouTube

    SEO Tips

    Andy Dick hates that Ivanka Trump is being interviewed and he's not

    0

    wikiHow

    Social Media News

    How to be charismatic (in a JFK way, not a Hitler way)

    0

    YouTube

    Thought Leadership

    Letterman, Oprah share "Super Bowl of Love"

    0

    Disinformation

    Legalese

    64-year-old man arrested for making jokes online about Scientology

    0

    Romenesko

    Content Marketing Strategy

    Bloggers who consider themselves journalists should adopt the profession's ethics and disclosure rules

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Content Marketing Strategy

    Money-honey Bartiromo is a sorry excuse for a journalist

    0

    Washington Post

    Web Design Tips

    It's official: MSM has decided Bush is done

    0

    Fark

    Social Disease Media

    Lawmaker demands YouTube remove video of teens abusing inhalants

    0

    Gawker

    Braindead Media

    Journalist takes stand against X-rated Valentine's Day candy

    0

    Superficial, The

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Britney's too busy being a dumb ho to remove her clothing tags these days

    0

    Say Uncle

    Bad Web Design

    The best reason to buy your wife lingerie from Victoria's Secret online

    0

    Gizmodo

    Thought Leadership

    Watch all the best Super Bowl ads -- as well as video of a cameraman getting completely drenched

    0

    Gambling911

    Attention Whores

    Party pics from the Gambling911 Super Bowl bash feature giant ant, floozies (very nsfw)

    0

    Gambling911

    Bad Web Design

    Lingerie Bowl: Gone for good?

    0

    News.com.au

    Newsbabes

    Emily Scott voted sexiest Aussie in FHM competition

    1

    PharmaGossip

    Thought Leadership

    Sprint: Viagra of the Interwebs

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Thought Leadership

    'Freedom of Expression' campaign to fight expressionless Botox face fears (even though that's exactly what happens)

    0

    doych

    Bad Web Design

    Who needs Janet's boob when we have Prince's "symbol"

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Overhype Alert

    Inventor of 'Electric Slide' dance gets copyright freaky with YouTube video dancers (and Ellen DeGeneres)

    0

    Sunday, February 4, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Web Design Inspiration

    The five worst Super Bowl halftime shows of all time -- and yes, of course NKOTB makes it

    0

    Todd And

    Market Intelligence

    Power 150 gets extreme feed makeover

    0

    Sun (UK), The

    Braindead Media

    Apparently, they didn't get the word in the U.K. that the Lingerie Bowl is cancelled. Oh well -- guess we'll have to drool over this photo gallery anyway

    2

    Slashdot

    Public Relations Ideas

    Google has been throwing its weight around with politicos, seeking tax breaks from state and local legislators

    0

    Strive Notes

    Write Good

    What is your position?

    0

    Los Angeles Times

    Attention Whores

    Hollywood Blvd. Chewbacca character hassles tourists, meets the Force in prison

    0

    Reason

    Web Design Inspiration

    NFL shuts down Jesus' Super Bowl party

    1

    New York Times

    Public Relations Ideas

    Idaho city passes ordinance for mandatory gun ownership 'just in case'

    3

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Employee Morale

    Indiana beer company employees get paid holiday and free beer to 'savor' the Colts potential SuperBowl victory

    0

    Superficial, The

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Lohan on ice? Reports say Lindsay keeping appendix in fridge to avoid embarrassing eBay sale

    0

    Psychology Today

    Overhype Alert

    Why women are genetically programmed to be teases

    0

    Canada.com

    Overhype Alert

    Heretic alert -- some scientists deny global warming exists

    7

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Britney to Teen People: "Being single is awesome!"

    0

    Digg

    Legalese

    Cisco rips Apple over pilfered iPhone name in full-page New York Times ad

    0

    Slashdot

    Social Disease Media

    And the award for Best Fake Blog of 2006 goes to...

    0

    Saturday, February 3, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Strategic Public Relations

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    JLo & Rush Limbaugh Are Saving the World? What does that say about the world?

    0

    SF Gate

    Social Disease Media

    Violet Blue, one of only four women who made Forbes' list of the top 25 Web celebs, analyzes her selection

    0

    Thicket Wire

    Social Media News

    How to be a freelance journalist (hint: eat Ramen)

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Legalese

    British record producer Richard (Diddy) Dearlove is taking Sean (Diddy) Combs to court over use of the name Diddy

    0

    Superficial, The

    Freudian Nip Slips

    Denise Richards flashes her labia on the beach while lying next to an unidentified red bloated creature

    0

    Friday, February 2, 2007 SUBMIT A LINK COMMENTS

    Reason

    Public Relations Ideas

    Is political ideology hereditary?

    0

    Stereogum

    Grammy, Baby!

    Creepy-ass director John Waters is, well, creepy in this video promoting his new CD

    0

    Eat the Press

    Heroes

    Colbert stole O'Reilly's microwave from the green room, then sent him a new one with Colbert's name all over it

    0

    Eat the Press

    SEO Services

    Anderson Cooper ad gives Fox News a slap

    0

    MSNBC

    Public Relations Disasters

    High school National Guard recruiters hook up with two cheerleaders and the coach at a hotel; maybe this should be in the 'Hero' category

    1

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Social Disease Media

    Will marketers ever get social media?

    0

    eDrugSearch Blog

    Content Marketing Mistakes

    E-mail spammers recognize the popularity of Canadian drugs

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Freudian Nip Slips

    Steven has a traumatic nipple slip

    0

    CBS News

    Braindead Media

    Network morning shows' inspirational tales seem less like journalism and more like self-help propaganda

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Social Media Fails

    Kelly Osbourne casts off Playboy dreams as Hugh doubts enough Photoshop airbrushing utilities for her shoot available

    0

    Break.com

    Bad Web Design

    Here's the requisite banned GoDaddy Girl commercial for this year's Super Bowl

    0

    CBS News

    Web Design News

    Three percent of all Americans are binge eaters

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Ideas

    Not to be outdone by Al Gore, Rush Limbaugh is also 'nominated' for Nobel Peace Prize (except it totally doesn't count)

    0

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Public Relations Ideas

    A convenient nomination - Al Gore the next Nobel Peace Prize winner?

    4

    YouTube

    Publicity Stunts

    Here's vid of long-hair Peter Berdovsky and co-hort Sean Stevens putting up those blinking-light Al Qaeda devices across Boston

    0

    Thicket Wire (Yellow)

    Attention Whores

    Here's video of Paris telling the camera that she and Nicky are "like two n*****s." As a bonus, she also uses Isaiah Washington's favorite word for gay people

    1

    Fox News

    Attention Whores

    Paris Hilton caught using the n-word on YouTube

    0

    CNN

    Public Relations Disasters

    San Fran mayor admits having extramarital affair

    2

    Starpulse

    Celebrity Trainwrecks

    Ice-T and wife Coco collaborating on relationship guide; for some reason, Velvet Jones' "How to Be a Ho" comes immediately to mind

    0

    Adrants

    Marketing Campaigns

    Paintball the Hottie lets you shoot douchebags, hot girls or an image you upload yourself--a campaign for 'School for Scoundrels'

    0

    Adrants

    Publicity Stunts

    Wells Fargo has been putting on the lamest campaign you've never heard of, with music artists you've never heard of

    1

    Thicket Wire (Green)

    Social Media News

    How to negotiate a copywriting price without being a jerk

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