So Much for Journalism – Facebook Emerges As Leading News Source

Facebook Emerges As Leading News Source According To Annual Global Ogilvy Media Influence Survey Traditional print media most successful in adapting to digital world; New platform opportunities such as virtual reality and AI yet to be realized Survey findings released today from Ogilvy Media Influence’s annual global survey of over 250 reporters and editors identified [read more] …

Award-Winning App Developer Devarai Launches Free Crossword Puzzle – Playable Across All Platforms

German apps maker Devarai has already won acclaim for its versatile and popular crossword puzzle apps; now, the company is making a free web gadget that can be added to any site in just seconds and automatically loads a crossword puzzle from Devarai’s $50,000 catalog of exclusive puzzles. Free Across All Platforms More Information Devarai [read more] …

Stoli Vodka “Raising the Bar” Introduces Latest LGBT Community’s Equality Movement Initiative

Stoli® Vodka “Raising the Bar” with Introduction of Latest LGBT Initiative Championing the Community’s Equality Movement Building on the brand’s 35-year commitment to LGBT programming, HeroesRaisingtheBar.com Features Local Community Pioneers and asks Visitors to Submit their own Hero Stories Stoli® Vodka, the original premium vodka with uncompromising quality since 1938, today announced “Raising the Bar,” a platform dedicated [read more] …

Verizon Awards Grant to Good Girls Write Code

Verizon Awards Grant to Good Girls Write Code to Empower the Next Generation of Women-Leaders in Tech! Despite its critical and growing importance, computer science is taught in only a small minority of U.S. schools. In our technology-driven world exists a gender-gap in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, or STEM,  with only [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: 1st Academy Awards

The 1st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 1927 and 1928 and took place on May 16, 1929, at a private dinner held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles, California. AMPAS president Douglas Fairbanks hosted the show. Tickets cost $5, [read more] …

Clyde May’s Debuts 9-year Cask Strength Whiskey

Clyde May’s Whiskey is pleased to announce its newest ultra-premium spirit – a limited-edition 117-proof 9-year Cask Strength whiskey. This is the second limited-edition Cask Strength whiskey from Clyde May’s. Last year’s version, an 8-year Clyde May’s Cask Strength, sold out in months and earned a Gold Medal in the 2016 New York World Wine [read more] …

Found on Kickstarter :: Rumpl Launches a Puffy Poncho

Rumpl unveiled The Original Puffy Poncho, its latest piece of outdoor gear that is versatile, fun and easily transitions from poncho to blanket. Known for offering technical blankets made for outdoor adventures, Rumpl’s new Puffy Poncho is a perfect fit for the park, festivals and around the campfire, and will surely be a conversation piece and [read more] …

Nature Photography Day

  June 15 is Nature Photography Day. The North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) created the day in 2006 as a way to encourage people to learn and enjoy capturing the beauty of nature through their cameras. Nature photography is a branch of photography that is devoted to taking pictures of natural elements including landscapes, [read more] …

Dayton Ohio – Walk and Talk Book Club

  When: Saturday, June 17, 2017   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Saturday, July 15, 2017   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Saturday, August 19, 2017   9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Saturday, September 16, 2017   9:00 M – 10:00 AM Where: Sweet Arrow Reserve Address: 789 Little Sugarcreek Rd, Bellbrook, OH 45440 [map it] Cost: Free Event A book [read more] …

Top Tips for a Fun Road Trip

Top Tips for a Fun Road Trip Be Comfortable Drive Between 45 and 55 mph for optimum MPG – it is a road trip not a road race. Stay off the highways. Enjoy the Scenic Byways. Roll Down the window, except for cow country. Get your favorite music ready.  Doesn’t matter what you play as [read more] …

‘If You Build It, They Will Come’ Entrepreneur Bullshit – Taxpayers Duped by Ken Ham and His Noah’s Ark Park Failure

The pitch ‘If You Build It, They Will Come’ is Entrepreneur BS. It has been almost a year since Ark Encounter opened, promising a surge of economic development in the county of 24,000 people in return for generous state and local tax breaks. The city of Williamstown issued $62 million in junk bonds, which means [read more] …

Under $100K Property Find :: Washington DC

2400 Good Hope Rd SE Apt 1 Washington, DC 20020 USD $55,000 This unit has New floor, new carpet, new bathroom and more. You will love it. Woodland is a small residential and industrial neighborhood in Southeast Washington, D.C. Woodland lies in Washington’s Ward 8, among the poorest and least developed of the city’s wards. [read more] …

National Blame Someone Else Day

National Blame Someone Else Day, an “unofficial” national holiday was invented by Anne Moeller of Clio, Michigan in 1982. One day, her alarm clock failed to go off, hence creating a domino effect of bad luck events throughout the day. The day happened to be Friday the 13th. ABOUT DR. JENNIFER L FLO For many [read more] …

AWMF Awards Jane Pauley Lifetime Achievement

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) is pleased to announce that Jane Pauley, journalist, author and anchor of ‘CBS Sunday Morning,’ will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 42nd Annual Gracie Awards Luncheon. Award-winning “CBS Sunday Morning” journalist Martha Teichner will present Pauley with the award. Dylan Dreyer, weather anchor [read more] …

LG Launches New Curved Gaming Monitor

LG Electronics launched its new 34-inch 21:9 curved UltraWide™ gaming monitor (model 34UC89G), a new premium high-resolution monitor designed to provide an immersive viewing experience as well as unique features intended to optimize gameplay, including NVIDIA G-SyncTM display technology and a 144Hz (overclock 166Hz*) refresh rate. The LG 34UC89 W features 21:9 aspect ratio that [read more] …

Trump’s Failure Will Be His Need for “Yes Men”

Nothing undermines President Trump’s effectiveness like “Yes Men”. Trump’s ego is too big to be a civil servant and likes to be coddled by his staff, cabinet and appointed personnel. He wants information that reflects positively on himself and nothing too elaborate. When you are a “Yes Man” the fear expressing dissent is real. Which we have [read more] …

USA Culture :: Movie Night at the Drive-in

Tuesday, June 6th. A major pop culture phenomenon, lasting several decades, began on this date in 1933. With the automobile increasingly reshaping Americans’ habits, Richard Hollingshead opened the nation’s first drive-in movie theater in Camden, New Jersey. Soon, drive-in movies became a fixture across the country and a popular place for teenage dating and family [read more] …

Friday Fan Fiction :: James Bond

Sometimes it’s not enough and fanfiction fills the void.  007: 007 in New York By: DrStrangelovPhD Daniel Craig-era Bond with an Ian Fleming title. Bond is teamed up with CIA Agent Felix Leiter to infiltrate a museum party in New York City. Their objective is to apprehend a terrorist looking to purchase a biological weapon. Only [read more] …

Couch Film Festival :: Roger Moore

Sir Roger George Moore, KBE was an English actor. He is best known for playing secret agent James Bond in seven feature films between 1973 and 1985. He also played Simon Templar in the television series The Saint between 1962 and 1969. Moore took over the role of Bond from Sean Connery in 1972, and [read more] …

Music Pick :: First Aid Kit

First Aid Kit is a Swedish folk duo that consists of the sisters Klara (vocals/guitar) and Johanna Söderberg (vocals/keyboards/AutoHarp). When performing live, the duo has been accompanied by a drummer and a pedal steel guitarist. In 2008, they became internationally known by their YouTube video cover of the Fleet Foxes’s song “Tiger Mountain Peasant Song” [read more] …

Clean and Maintain Your Home Like an IT Professional

More and more professional are staying home due to cutbacks, layoffs or if they are lucky telecommuting.  It is a hard adjustment to become a “Home Project Manager” or “Domestic Engineer”.  The best advice I have ever received is from my Mom, “Treat your house like your computers and network”. Downloads Available      House Management [read more] …

Arrested Development Back on Netflix for New Season

The Bluths are back. Again!!! Netflix announced series creator Mitchell Hurwitz and the entire series regular cast, including: Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Jeffrey Tambor, Jessica Walter, Will Arnett, Tony Hale, Portia de Rossi, David Cross and Alia Shawkat will return for a fifth season to premiere exclusively for Netflix members worldwide in 2018. “In talks [read more] …

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

SPONSORED ARTICLE Monthly Gift Clubs If you are looking for a great Mother’s Day gift, these subscription boxes for moms should cover everyone on your list! You can print out a gift certificate to give on Mother’s Day or just let them know their first box will be arriving soon. Subscription boxes are the most [read more] …