dis·or·gan·ized adjective not properly planned and controlled; unable to plan one’s activities efficiently. See TANYAOne of my burdens in life is that I’m a high-functioning disorganized person. I give off the demeanor of someone who has it all together, which is unfortunate for those who rely on me. Literally, as I type this, I am sitting on hold with the DMV — “Your wait time is between 23 and 28 minutes” — because my younger son got a $117 (!!!)
ALPINE MEADOWS — On Wednesday, the Davis High ski team got to see what it’s made of. In its first race since a slew of graduating seniors left holes on the varsity squads, the Blue Devil racers proved they will be just fine, as the combined scores for boys and girls landed them in first place overall. The Central Division II of the California Nevada Interscholastic Ski and Snowboard Federation consists of Davis, Colfax, Nevada Union and Placer high schools, as well as the Tahoe Expedition Academy.
A UC Davis sophomore died in a skiing accident on Dec. 19 at Squaw Valley Ski Resort near Lake Tahoe. Blair Fox reportedly was helping a friend during the ski outing when he died. He was 19 years old. According to a scholarship fund set up by Fox’s family and UCD in his honor, Fox was born in Sacramento and grew up in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. He attended and graduated from the American Community School of Abu Dhabi.
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".