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Executive Editor, Digiday. Tiny dancer. Made of shame and whiskey. (Views expressed herein barely reflect my own, much less those of my employer.)

braiker — You guys. We're back after a long summer break: The DeLorean Sisters are playing at Friends & Lovers this Sunday at 8 pm. We're shooting our album fundraising video so we need you there and we need you rowdy. (at Friends and Lovers)

5 things agencies taught us this week — Top executives from the nation's leading agencies were on hand at the Digiday Agency Summit in Austin, Texas, this week to discuss the trends and challenges facing their industry. These are five key trends that emerged from three days of panel discussions and one-on-one meetings: Talent is the No.

braiker — Had more luggage to bring home than we left with. (at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport)

braiker — Donn is holding it down. (at Donn's Depot)

braiker — I rode a bull. (Or did the bull ride me?) (at Four Seasons Hotel Austin)

braiker — Ok so I found the most terrifying window display of all time. At an optometrist's, of course. (at Park West Vision)

Columbus Day is a holiday with a brand problem — Columbus Day is perhaps the most contentious of federal holidays. For students, federal employees and scores of lucky office drones it means a day off this coming Monday. For Italians and Catholics, it means parades. But for Native Americans, the holiday is deeply offensive, honoring a marauding invader who in modern times would be considered guilty of genocide.

braiker — This is "Mr Hansum Guy," famous for being really handsome. Drawn by C, age 6. Me: "What makes someone handsome?" C: "They dress fancy." Me: "Who do you know who is handsome?" Her: "You!" Me: "Really? Me? I'm fancy?" Her: "Actually, no. You have red poofy hair." #storyofmylife

Anatomy of a GOP hashtag smackdown — The old Internet adage is "don't feed the trolls." The Republican party hasn't quite gotten the message, though. After a grassroots rebranding effort went spectacularly and hilariously awry i n the past few weeks, a former Mitt Romney strategist has doubled down with an impressive (and possibly ill-advised) renewed effort.

braiker — My kids just asked if they could please watch this again. I guess I'm doing something right.
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Oct 24, 2014

RT @Papapishu: Ho boy let me tell you kids about a "Game Journalist" that had some real ethics -- The "Game" is your eternal salvation and his name is Jesu

Oct 24, 2014

@SladeHV clicked on that at work. figured since it was Gawker it'd be safe. whoops!

Oct 24, 2014

this Ebola doctor guy really had a great day before he checked himself in

Oct 24, 2014

what are we (ノಠ益ಠ)ノabout today, internet?

Oct 24, 2014

"For all Mr Bradlee’s insouciance, truth-telling had consequences."…

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