The printer is good because all you ever talk about is the printer and how much you hate said printer. "I hate this printer, I have no idea how to work it!" you complain as you effortlessly work the printer that you do, in fact, know how to work. "Urgh, me too!" replies another liar. Pick up your warm pages and wave goodbye. Textbook. No fucking about in the meeting room. How was your weekend? IKEA? Get anything? No? Fine, good, let's pencil another one of these in for next month.
Author, journalist and TV personality Nick Pope investigated UFOs and other mysteries for the UK's Ministry of Defense, leading the media to call him the real Fox Mulder. He's one of the world's leading experts on UFOs, the unexplained and conspiracy theories, and because of his inside knowledge, Nick has worked as consultant and/or spokesperson on numerous alien-themed movies, TV series and video games.
Conspiracy theorists are convinced the apocalypse will start tomorrow – September 23, 2017. Many believe a giant planet called Nibiru or Planet X will appear in the skies – before crashing into Earth. NASA has insisted Nibiru doesn’t exist and most sensible people doubt the prediction will come true. But the former head of the MoD’s UFO project, Nick Pope, has warned people could really die as a result.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".