Memorable RNC phrases?

Memorable RNC phrases? By making a “quantitative snapshot of the media’s” most influential news and business newspapers and magazines in the United States, Factiva says the following were the most “memorable phrases” of the 2004 RNC: Arnold Schwarzenegger: “Economic girlie man” – (157 on the “index”) John McCain: “A disingenuous filmmaker” – 72 Zell Miller: […]

Men in blue

Men in blue: I’m amazed how one can be oblivious to a protest taking place a block away, but now, after reading this NYT piece on “post-Seattle” tactics for preparing for large-scale protests, I get it. And before I forget it, the NYPD has been impressive this week. I know they didn’t sign on for […]

Rexblogumentary III

Rexblogumentary III: In what is likely my final videoblog post from the RNC, I recap my visit to the RNC goo-gah fest at the Hilton Hotel. Words can’t capture the experience, so I did this piece I call “Bazar” (QT 1.9 MB) instead. My two previous videoblog posts are called Gonna Make You Sweat (QT […]

It’s the media economics, stupid

It’s the media economics, stupid: For more than a year I tried scoffing at the MediaPost.com’s practice of reporting magazine advertising results by focusing on the number of pages rather than the amount of revenue. In other words, the story would always be: “Pages still down, and oh by the way, revenues are up.” So, […]

Bush twins

Bush twins: I’m falling down on the blog. It’s what, Wednesday or Thursday (they’ve run together by now) and I’m only now getting around to noting this week’s [Macro error: Can’t evaluate the expression because the name “ftpSite” hasn’t been defined.] (thanks to Bill). (Clone covers [Macro error: Can’t evaluate the expression because the name […]