Monthly Archives: January 2012

Capitalism, wealth disparity, and the end of Western Civilization as we know it … what would Adam Smith do?


Thanks to my good pal Keith (Check out his cool Travel blog about the Tuvaluan Island of Nanumea  ) I’m directed once again to the capitalist controversies. http://www.ft.com A letter to capitalists from Adam Smith By David Rubenstein To: Capitalists … Continue reading

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President Obama on Youtube answering questions


The US Presidential elections are much more about marketing more governance, and it’s been interesting as an internet marketeer to watch the brilliancy of the Obama campaign with respect to online media and especially social media. For example, right about … Continue reading

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World Record for Largest Observed Snowflake … on a Google Doodle?


The World record for the largest observed snowflake … according to the Guinness Book of World Records, was attained this day of January 28th in 1887.  The city was Fort Keogh, Montana and the observer was a farmer. Google’s doodle … Continue reading

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What’s Up Joe Duck?


It’s always annoying when folks say how busy they are when – almost always – – they are involved in many hours per day of unnecessary TV watching, Facebooking, gaming, making your own hair gel, hobbies, gardening, etc.   Nothing … Continue reading

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One makes millions, millions make $1. CES 2012 and the decline of Journalism


Here at CES Las Vegas you can feel the energy of the thousands of bloggers, all of whom hope to spawn their own success stories.    I like bloggers and blogging a lot, but I think much of the early … Continue reading

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CES 2012 Wednesday – Fox news reporting from CES


CES 2012 Wednesday – Fox news reporting from CES Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Here is FOX news reporting (I think live) from CES 2012 here in Las Vegas. As always the show is a sea of consumer technology and people. … Continue reading

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CES 2012 please … wait … for …. me!


Well I should be reporting live from CES 2012 right now rather than the Medford Oregon Airport where fog kept me from leaving yesterday for CES Las Vegas, the world’s premier consumer electronics show held every January. I was supposed to … Continue reading

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