Prepare yourselves. For we are entering the season of elections. In the next 18ish months we’re each going to average somewhere in the neighborhood of 47,000 election stories. The staged and manufactured “events” are boring and repetitive as it is. Don’t make it worse by filling your stories with the same crap every Continue reading
A wise, old weatherman once told me, “write like they talk and talk how they listen.” In this case, “they” are the audience. Most of their friends don’t talk like news anchors and reporters. So, when you say these things you’re subliminally telling the viewer, Continue reading
Scientists-types have probably known this for years, but for the rest of us idiots on the internet this is one of mankind’s greatest discoveries. Continue reading
Let’s get one thing straight. If you’re hosting Thanksgiving for the first time, your mother-in-law (or whoever) will be watching and judging.
There are five mistakes Thanksgiving newbies make that can seriously derail a gathering. Don’t be that person.