charitini: spiers: It always irritates me when old media people suggest that bloggers do no reporting. Most of them don’t, but most of them don’t have to. But look at any indie news-driven commercial blog—Gawker, TPM, Engadget, the mediabistro blogs and so on—and you will find original reporting. Maybe not in every post, but enough that it’s ludicrous to suggest that it’s somehow impossible...
Cash, Money, Cure
icanseenewyorkcityfrommyhouse: I wrote yesterday about the marathon that I am running to raise funds on behalf of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team In Training Program to fund research to find a cure for leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and myeloma and patient assistance programs. Leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, myeloma and myelodysplastic syndromes are cancers...
Mayor Bloomberg calls reporter “a disgrace.”
GPICT: Steps To Success
charitini: Today is Thursday, so today is…GPICT! Just in case you forgot what that stood for: GRATUITOUS PUBLIC INTEREST CAMPAIGN THURSDAY! Here’s today’s awesome awesome awesome so awesome it hurts cause: Steps To Success, run by the Children’s Aids Society. From the website: The journey from childhood to adulthood is filled with challenges. But for Black males, who must cope with the...
"The Man?" Really, Business Insider? →
(via charitini) Ha! That’s just embarrasing.