Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Social Media Bridge

Social media is demolishing the layers of barriers between the fans and the famous. In my parents’ generation, if you wanted to contact your favorite celebrity, you joined the fan club, paid the dues and maybe got an autographed picture in the mail months later. When I was a teenager,… More

Where Smart Isn’t Boring

When it turns out that the guy sitting behind you at an event is an astronaut who just came back from outer space you get kind of pumped about the event. The gal beside me was a social worker who counsels soldiers returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. The fellow in… More