Kooky. Charming. Awesome.
According to Gawker, Florida is the 12th worst state in America. Seriously? My hometown weekly paper, The Miami NewTimes, begs to differ — presenting 50 Reasons Florida Is the Best Effing State in America. Having spent the majority of my life in the melting pot that is Miami Beach, then bleeding orange-and-blue in The Swamp for four years, and now living alongside the sugar-white beaches of...
9.11.01: We Will Never Forget.
I will never forget the feeling… that state of shock that lingers for days, those images that seemed too cinematic to be real, the feeling of helplessness and fear - what’s next? -the understanding that over the span of less than three hours, our world, as we knew it, had been forever changed. As coincidence would have it, I had stayed home from school that Tuesday morning feeling...
Americans are the Coolest. Seriously.
Americans have been voted the world’s “coolest nationality” in an international poll. - Reuters My native country (Argentina) is the third coolest in Latin America. Gotta love those Brazilians! :-P My maternal grandmother’s native country (España) is the coolest in Europe, followed by my father’s (and maternal grandfather’s) native country (Italia). All...
Another Win for PR?
I think so! The Holmes Report just revealed that Twitter has selected public relations powerhouse Edelman as its first PR agency to carry out consumer-focused projects. You can read more about what this entails here, but my main interest is what this means for public relations as it pertains to social media and vice versa. As many of you know by now, I have always been a firm believer of social...
Like phoenix, local 9/11 memorial rises from the ashes By Brandon Ancil, CNN