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Monthly Archives March 2010

Media Overhype: Did Obama Call Tiger Woods and offer support?

Either you're outraged to hear that President Barack Obama is busy calling Tiger Woods to console him during his time of sexual scandal instead of fixing the healthcare plan OR you can sniff out media hype a mile away. Apparently the rumor that Obama "made a personal call to offer encouragement" to Woods, has been traced back to Golf Digest, as reported by VanityFair.com, don't worry it's been expunged already (ah, the convenience of online reporting), but not before a ton of blogs ran with the story, including PerezHilton.com. Latest rumor has it, Bill Clinton called Tiger. Now that we can believe -the man has been known to make bad choices, and even People.com ran with that story!
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Video Virus: Old Spice Brings New Fame to Isaiah Mustafa

The latest Old Spice commercial featuring a very cute, deep-voiced, ex-football player, tickets to that thing you love, a beach, and a horse is an internet sensation. While the grandfather-reminiscent, musky-scented bodywash probably won't make your man appear manlier, it is amassing over 3 million hits on Youtube, and launching the actor Isaiah Mustafa into the pop culture lexicon. The Early Show on CBS even got in on the viral video action and had the first sit-down with the actor.
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Monthly Archives March 2010

Media Overhype: Did Obama Call Tiger Woods and offer support?

Either you're outraged to hear that President Barack Obama is busy calling Tiger Woods to console him during his time of sexual scandal instead of fixing the healthcare plan OR you can sniff out media hype a mile away. Apparently the rumor that Obama "made a personal call to offer encouragement" to Woods, has been traced back to Golf Digest, as reported by VanityFair.com, don't worry it's been expunged already (ah, the convenience of online reporting), but not before a ton of blogs ran with the story, including PerezHilton.com. Latest rumor has it, Bill Clinton called Tiger. Now that we can believe -the man has been known to make bad choices, and even People.com ran with that story!
Read More

Video Virus: Old Spice Brings New Fame to Isaiah Mustafa

The latest Old Spice commercial featuring a very cute, deep-voiced, ex-football player, tickets to that thing you love, a beach, and a horse is an internet sensation. While the grandfather-reminiscent, musky-scented bodywash probably won't make your man appear manlier, it is amassing over 3 million hits on Youtube, and launching the actor Isaiah Mustafa into the pop culture lexicon. The Early Show on CBS even got in on the viral video action and had the first sit-down with the actor.
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