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Congressman Marries Same-Sex Partner

June 22, 2014 Finally!  There's progress in Congress-Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney tied the knot with his longtime same sex partner, designer Randy Florke, Saturday night in New York. CNN Politics Ashley Killough "Even after 22 years together, we're overwhelmed by how blessed we feel to celebrate this...

Check It For The Ethic: SEO Guidelines

June 21, 2014 This is a great article from Tom Schmitz from Search Engine Land that's right in in with ethical marketing and a good check and balance when building your web presense. As someone who is relatively new (3 years) to understanding SEO these are good guidelines...

WHEN WILL THE US BAN TRANSVAGINAL MESH?

June 20, 2014 One day after one of the country’s health boards voted to ban transvaginal mesh use in that country, Scotland’s Health Secretary Alex Neil has requested the use of mesh implants stop in Scotland until an investigation into mesh complications is conducted.  About 1,500...

“Right To Be Forgotten” vs. Forced Accountability

June 19, 2014 From Tech Dirt: Following the ridiculous right to be forgotten ruling in the EU Court of Justice last month, we knew that it would open the floodgates to crazy requests from people trying to take down embarrassing things about them online. Immediately after the ruling, politicians...

Washington Redskins, Aunt Jemima & The US Patent Office

June 19, 2014 The United States Patent and Trademark Office has canceled the Washington Redskins' trademark registration, saying the team name is "disparaging of Native Americans, when used in relation to professional football services." CNBC I agree the name "Redskins" is offensive.  As The Sociopathic Business Model™ has...

No, No I Will Not Call You Doctor: Medical vs. Doctorate Debate

June 16, 2014 I get it people are proud of their accomplishments and I don’t mean to diminish the amount of work it takes to get advanced degrees; but, it’s pompous, pretentious  and when taken out of context  confusing when people outside of the medical community,...

Influence Marketing its Time has Come!

June 15, 2014 Marketing without content is a lot like having a million fake followers on Facebook or Twitter.  Some people are ok with that and want to focus on the "image" and how they’re perceived.  It could result in a quick fix but the problem...

What do the IRS and JNJ have in Common? Lost emails, Anyone Buying It?

June 14, 2014 Lost emails, hummm where have we seen that before?  Oh yes, ealier this year Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Ethicon's, Gynecare confirmed they lost or destroyed emails for some of the 22,000 upcoming federal cases against the company for their Gynecare Prolift mesh products. And now...

Way To Go POGO: Launching Secure Drop Amid Whistleblower Subpoenas

June 14, 2014 POGO (Project on Government Oversight) is currently being pressured by the US Government via subpoena to turn over records in the VA Whistleblower cases; and, the highly respected Washington DC based watchdog group is refusing.  Refusing the government's request?  How dare they uphold the...