Monthly Archives: February 2012

The U.S. Government Releases List of Words to Monitor in Social Media World

Calling all social media junkies! The United States Department of Homeland Security has released a 39-page manual called the 2011 National Operations Center Media Monitoring Capability Analyst Desktop Binder. What is this, you ask? It’s the down-low on how the … Continue reading

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RI Runs on Dunkin: An Obsession Explained? Maybe.

Marketers for the chain coffee shop Dunkin Donuts hit the nail on the head with their slogan “America Runs on Dunkin” because in reality… Most of us do. Whether it’s a true caffeine addiction or just pure convenience, the majority … Continue reading

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A “Classic” You Might Have Missed

While this may not be a completely new item (in fact it’s called a “classic”), it’s new to me.  I was never much of a wine drinker until this past summer.  Even now, I only drink white wine and my … Continue reading

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But here’s my number… So call me, Maybe?

So, I’m kind of obsessed with this ridiculously catchy song. And yes, I only heard it (and about Carly Rae Jepsen, for that matter) after Selena Gomez tweeted about it. I, of course, then watched the lip-syncing, home video that … Continue reading

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Mondays Suck…Let’s Talk About Bud Light & Partying

Ugh….Monday. Lamest day of the week EVER. After finally recovering from a weekend of who-knows-what kinds of activities, you’re forced to go back to your drone-like daily grind. Despite all the negativity that you’re probably feeling today, look on the … Continue reading

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Getting Ready Like You Never Have Before…

Whether you’re crunched for time or just have an impatient boyfriend, most of us have probably felt rushed when getting ready to go out at some point in our twenty-something lives. There’s nothing worse, right? Girls love/hate getting ready… Trying … Continue reading

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Not Only Charming…but Affordable Too!

Headbands, rings, bracelets…oh my!  All your favorite accessories in one location.  I’m talking about my newest find: Charming Charlie. It’s an affordable (we’re talking pieces for about $5) accessory store for women. The store (and website) is organized by color … Continue reading

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Sorry I’m not Sorry for this PSA

It’s not a secret that I think taking care of your body and health are two (if not the same) very important things. Another fave is to see the elderly working up a sweat in the gym. These folks show … Continue reading

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Posthumous Whitney Houston Drama: Funeral Photo Shoot?

Thanks to my good friends over at SUMOskinny.com, I came across this article about the late Whitey Houston.  A commendable disgusting tabloid posted a photo of her laying peacefully in a coffin on the cover. Which tabloid you may ask? … Continue reading

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How Jeremih Successfully Celebrates Birthdays Better

Chris Brown and Rihanna are causing a stir (yet again) in the entertainment industry due to their most recent collaboration on Rihanna’s song “Birthday Cake” off of her most recent album Talk the Talk. This drama dates back to February … Continue reading

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