Pick of the Thicket 3.31.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! How I escaped my newspaper job — and how you can, too (Black Star Rising) Thursday is Cheese Weasel Day! (Collateral Damage) George Clooney’s girlfriend sure knows how to party (Derober) Using images in SEO (Duct Tape Marketing Blog) Check out Spin Thicket for more media, advertising, […]

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Three Reasons Never To Eat at Taco Bell

1. Escherichia coli risk2 and 3. See below.

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FYI: LeBron James Is Not King Kong

Read more at Black Star Rising.

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Pick of the Thicket 3.27.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! Iraqi doctors name new disease after Blackwater (IPS) Tobacco companies still funding nonsense cancer studies (23/6) Why did Maxim REALLY choose Sarah Jessica Parker as “unsexiest”? (Feministe) If you don’t know who Mary Gamarra is, you’re obviously not a perve (Break.com) Check out Spin Thicket for more […]

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“LOOK OUT BROTHA! THAT MONSTER’S GONNA GIT YOU!”

At least that’s how folks would warn him if this were a horror flick at a black movie theater, rather than the desperate death throes of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. (Or so I’m told.) [Story.]

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Oliver Stone’s Laura Bush Has Pokies

This is Laura Bush. This is the woman who will play Laura Bush in the Oliver Stone version of Dubya’s life, which begins filming this spring. Any questions? [Story here. And no, I wouldn’t dream of a Photochop with Laura’s head on Elizabeth’s body. Just too weird.]

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Pick of the Thicket 3.25.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! Jericho: Buh-bye (Copywrite, Ink.) Does Ford want a laugh — or someone to buy cars? (Marketing Whore) Have a plan — everything changes in a crisis (Your PR Guy) In defense of Courtney Friel (Ultimate News Babes) Check out Spin Thicket for more media, advertising, PR, celebrity […]

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Summing Up Five Years in Iraq

This picture really does it for me — I mean, sums it up, that is. (Via Break.com)

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Pick of the Thicket 3.21.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! Discovering and listening to Twitter conversations (PR 2.0) Leo Bottary’s Client Service Insights is back (Client Service Insights) Great moments in national security marketing (Presto Vivace Blog) Check out Spin Thicket for more media, advertising, PR, celebrity and politics links. Subscribe to Media Orchard with Bloglines… Technorati […]

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McCain: Purim is Halloween for Jews

And he oughta know… [Story.]

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Best of Newsbabes: Media Orchard Reminisces

As you know, in our old age Media Orchard occasionally likes to look back on past posts that tickled our fancy, and might tickle yours as well. When I want my fancy tickled, my thoughts often turn to Melissa Theuriau, my all-time favorite newsbabe. Here are some select posts on newsbabes for your reading pleasure. […]

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Michelle Malkin: I Own You

That’s right … check out the No. 1 result when you enter the name of the right-wing pun-ditz in Google. We encourage Malkin lovers and Malkin haters alike to come together as one at our little forum for political, celebrity and marketing snark, Spin Thicket.

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Michelle Malkin: I Own You

That’s right … check out the No. 1 result when you enter the name of the right-wing pun-ditz in Google. We encourage Malkin lovers and Malkin haters alike to come together as one at our little forum for political, celebrity and marketing snark, Spin Thicket.

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Pick of the Thicket 3.20.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! E&Y creates worst recruiting video ever (JimStroud.com) A dream fulfilled: nerdy, annoying Fox producer harassed by large black man at Jesse Jackson conference (Breitbart TV) Four times as many liberal journos as conservative (NewsBusters) Check out Spin Thicket for more media, advertising, PR, celebrity and politics links. […]

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Pick of the Thicket 3.19.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! Windows Vista toiler paper (Collateral Damage) Cranking up the anti-Obama hype, Fox airs three Barack-bashing segments in a single hour (News Hounds) Why buy the ho when you can have the pics for free? (Valleywag) Check out Spin Thicket for more media, advertising, PR, celebrity and politics […]

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What Caused 9/11? America’s Pulpits Respond

While I may not agree with the Rev. Wright’s point of view, shouldn’t we concede that it’s the only one of the three that has a basis in logic? [Pat pic came from here.]

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Pick of the Thicket 3.18.08

Want to be a pick? Submit your story! J&J invites, then disinvites mommy blogger to all-expenses paid blogger junket (CityMama) Who cares if Big Brother is watching you? (Strive Notes) Your life sucks and so does mine (Break.com) Check out Spin Thicket for more media, marketing and PR links. Subscribe to Media Orchard with Bloglines… […]

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