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Hunter S. Thompson on the Music Business (Not a Real Quote)

I happened upon this page years after I posted it, and thought I’d look up the quote, which turns out to be fake. “The music business is a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free, and good men die like dogs. There’s also a negative side.” —Hunter S. Thompson –Hunter S. Thompson on the Music Business¬†(QuoteDB.com) It’s still a happy thought of…

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Blogging Portfolio

One item to discuss today is the final project for the class, your blogging portfolio. And among the items we need to consider are these: * What should it include? (Will it highlight your best blogging, be an overview of what you tend to blog about and/or how you tend to blog, or a combination, or…?) * What should it look like? (Will it be a blog entry? Will it…

Lawmaker Puzzled by Obscenity in Letter

“We cannot determine whether the addition to the letter was made by someone within the office or by someone with access to the office, but it is on my letterhead and the responsibility for it lies with me. A valuable lesson has been learned and new procedures will be adopted as a result.” —Lawmaker Puzzled by Obscenity in Letter (AP|Yahoo!) Passive verbs are loved by people who are found (by someone)…