Tag: humor

by Mark Glaser

Mon Jan 29, 2007 09:49 PM ET LOS ANGELES (Goiters) — Management at the Los Angeles Herald-Gazette newspaper today unveiled an earth-shattering initiative to combine operations of the newspaper and its Internet site — a change that was crucial to ensuring that the Herald-Gazette appears to finally “get” the web. The paper’s new editor, Ebineezer [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Last night, I was visited in a dream by the new Apple iPhone, which strangely enough I was able to converse with. The phone hovered above my head vaporously, its disembodied voice coming out of the speaker in silky, hushed tones. This is what I can remember from the conversation: Me: Wow. I didn’t go [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Wed Sep 27, 2006 09:49 PM ET SAN FRANCISCO (Goiters) – MySpace, the social networking Web site, could be worth around $0 within three years, measured in terms of the value created for shareholders of parent company News Corp. , according to a media analyst forecast on Wednesday. PBS MediaShift analyst Mark Glaser said he [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

So this is how you win elections in the South. I asked MediaShift readers to name their favorite sites for comic relief or work breaks, and the True Gritz video blog won in a landslide of 11 votes. But upon further review, two of the votes came from the True Gritz videoblog’s stars, Jen Gordon [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Many “knowledge workers” are practically chained to their computers all day for their jobs. So besides getting out of the office, how can all these folks take a break, get a quick laugh and get back to work? A cottage industry of websites have sprouted up to fill the need, from Break.com to CollegeHumor to [...] more »