Blogs & Blog Posts on Current Events in Minnesota



Blogs on "Current Events"

Cleaning the Cluttered Brain
Review of Web 2.0 tools, challenges in research, violations of critical thi...

Well That Was Interesting...
Embarrassing personal essays and social commentary.

Recliner Commentaries
Commentary on news, current events, social issues and religion.

Blog Posts on Current Events

Sowing The Seeds Of Doubt About Climate Change by Videolicious.tv Daily Video Blog on Jan 26, 2012 in Current Events, Educational, Politics, Cigarettes, Climate Change, environment, global warming, Lies, Propaganda, TobaccoWe’ve seen this movie before when the tobacco industry tried with all their might to convince us that cigarettes were not harmful. The same type of effort has been put into obscuring the reality of climate change. Found at Vimeo from Climate Re...



PR FAIL: The $3 Skecher’s Boot Fiasco by Frugal Front Porch on Jan 24, 2012 in Current Events, pr failPR FAIL: The $3 Skecher’s Boot Fiasco, is brought to you by Frugal Front Porch.I’m not sure if you heard about the who Skecher.com $3 boot debacle over the weekend or not but it’s gotten A LOT of folks riled up. I’ll admit, I...



Why You Should *CALL* Your Congressman Instead of Just Emailing Him by Frugal Front Porch on Jan 19, 2012 in Current Events, PIPA, SOPAWhy You Should *CALL* Your Congressman Instead of Just Emailing Him, is brought to you by Frugal Front Porch.If you tried to visit the site yesterday you were probably surprised to find it redirecting to some site talking about SOPA & PIPA while...



Listening, Being Present and The New York Philharmonic by Wandering In The Wilderness on Jan 15, 2012 in Current Events, musings, New-MonasticismA couple days ago the New York Philharmonic and its director, Alan Gilbert, were in the news--not so much for their music, but because they had to stop a concert--right at the end of Mahler's Symphony No. 9. At issue: a ringing cellphone. At the begi...



London Olympics Ban Volunteers From Social Media? My Thoughts on 96.3 KTWN. by Jason Douglas's Life Blog on Jan 9, 2012 in current events, online marketing, social media, sports, 2012 Olympics, 96.3, Eric Perkins, KTWN, LOCOG, London, Tony FlyAn announcement today by the London Olympics Organising Committee (LOCOG) stated that the 70,000 unpaid volunteers will not be able to use social media to mention details of their location, their role or any backstage information about athletes, ce...



Student Loan Countdown – Beyoncé Parody by Videolicious.tv Daily Video Blog on Dec 27, 2011 in , Current Events, Music Video Mashups, Beyonce, Credit, Debt, Funny, music, Sallie Mae, Student Loans, TuitionSallie Mae, I can't pay / off my student loans.



Warning to Politicians Who Vote For SOPA or Protect IP Act by Frugal Front Porch on Dec 16, 2011 in Current Events, PIPA, Protect IP, SOPAWarning to Politicians Who Vote For SOPA or Protect IP Act, is brought to you by Frugal Front Porch.This is the letter I got from Minnesota Senator Al Franken regarding my concerns and objections to the Protect IP Act (see the letter below). I’...



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