2014-09-22 12:11:31

Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner are the USA Olympics Figure Skaters who have taken America (and the World outside Russia) by storm. So much so, that this blogger had to ask how they would look in Glo-Blades! What are Glo-Blades? Glo-Blades are an amazing invention and skating product by Ralph Haney and his son Steven Haney. The way it works is Glo-Blades are an ice...

The Shows That Brought A-listers Back to Fashion WeekTIMEYou know it’s a good Fashion Week when the A-list celebrities start returning to the front rows. Most of them had been scared off from the New York collections long ago by the swarms of paparazzi. Well, them and the advent of blogger-celebrities who … …read more Source: Fashion News By...

Gracie Gold, Ashley Wagner: USA Olympics Skaters In Glo-Blades? The Sochi Olympics in Russia have bashed from many American journalists and from those on social media (like myself) who aren’t even there. Thus, it should come as no surprise that Russian bloggers would look for any evidence of support of the Sochi Olympics effort. And who can blame them? If the...

Months later, Joe and I were talking about District Two and Pat’s retiring from her seat, and that’s when he said that he was taking a friend of his around and was showing her how the Oakland City Council works. Now, I’m putting two-plus-two together, and it’s coming up four. It was Dana King. So think about that one, folks. Joe Tuman and Dana...

MiamiHerald.comInspired by Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez’s call to action, about 40 computer programmers gathered Saturday morning for South Florida’s first Hackathon for Cuba taking place at The LAB Miami in Wynwood. The challenge: Problems with connectivity, …Hackathon for Cuba draws online activists to MiamiAl Jazeera AmericaHackathon For Cuba Begins...

Arctic Blast Returns; Schools Closed, Police Warn Of Slick RoadsCBS Local“It’s teaching my third-grade son to be a true Chicagoan,” said Jessica Ashley, 41, a blogger in Ravenswood. Chicago’s latest teaching moment was set to hit the area Monday, another round of dangerous cold, the finale to a month of historically frigid … and more ...

New York Daily NewsJustin Bieber had a real operator riding shotgun with him in the rented Lamborghini. Chantel Jeffries is a 21-year-old Wilhelmina model, but her real profession is “pseudo social climber,” said blogger Nik Richie, whose TabRag.com broke the story about the …Justin Bieber Heads To Panama To Blow Off Steam After ArrestCinema BlendUgh:...

Google hates blogs and bloggers and it’s found two new ways to show that it does. Google quietly removed the long-standing “blogs” option in the top menu. In the past, and for most of Google’s history, one had a choice between “news” and “blogs” in the top menu. But, and as of Tuesday evening January 21st, that’s...

San Francisco ChronicleAn Arkansas lawyer and political blogger has sued Facebook for allegedly using data from private messages to target ads. Matt Campbell, author of the left-leaning muckraking site the Blue Hog Report, filed a class-action complaint on Monday in the U.S. …Facebook faces lawsuit for allegedly scanning private messagesPCWorldFacebook Sued Over...

Boston GlobeQB Tom Brady took his son Benjamin to the park on Saturday. They did some zip-lining and went down the big blue slide. . . . Tom’s wife, Gisele Bundchen, made a recent visit with Karina Xavier, a Boston-area teenager and fashion blogger who’s been treated …Supermodel Gisele Bundchen Surprises Teenage Cancer PatientKTLAGisele Bündchen Surprises...

Will Lovie Smith Be NFL “Rooney Rule” Black Token Interview For 2014? Bill O’Brien is not going to take the Houston Texans head coaching job, according to Brooklyn, New York, Abraham Lincoln five-star defensive tackle and Penn State commit Thomas Holley, the 24th best high school football player in the nation. Thomas Holley said that he talked to Penn State...

The New Orleans Saints clobbered the Carolina Panthers on Sunday Night Football of a week ago to this writing. So, one would be forgiven if they thought, as this blogger did, that the Saints would do the same to the poor-performing St. Louis Rams. But if you visited the Sportsbettingdime.com website, you would have been prepared not to take the Saints over the Rams...

Courtney Stodden, the 19-year-old starlet, was recently seen out with this blogger’s friend and famed Hollywood and Beverly Hills Publicist, Edward Lozzi. If you’re a regular visitor to this space, you know that Edward Lozzi is also the publicist and, with Norby Waters, one of the producers of The Night Of 100 Stars Oscar Party that this vlogger annually...

Peter O’Toole Was A Hit, With His Camel, On David Letterman In 1995 Peter O’Toole, one of the greatest actors in the history of cinema, passed away today at the young age of 81. Mr. O’Toole was credited for 94 roles in movie roles, but many, including this blogger, remember him most for his role as T.E. Lawrence in Lawrence Of Arabia in 1962. In Lawrence...

Jameis Winston, the great Florida State University (FSU) Quarterback, won the 2013 Heisman Trophy, but from social media’s view on Twitter, Winston has been proven guilty even as the law has said he’s innocent. Indeed, while this blogger was not shocked to see him win, my own Mother, who I travel to spend time with as she’s elderly, was: But the overall...

Karl Pierson, the Arapahoe High School Shooter and student who went after Tracy Murphy, and wound up injuring two girls, and eventually shot himself, was called ‘Crazy Karl.’ That flies in the face of initial descriptions this blogger heard from other students via CNN, who said that the star of the debate club was “geeky but cute” and also humble...

Bank Robbery in Dania Beach, Florida. Just on the heels of the Arapahoe High School Shooting, here’s information on a bank robbery in Florida. It comes from this blogger’s friend Beth Silverberg on Facebook: After being stuck in Dania Beach for over two hours due to the Bank Robbery in Dania Beach I realize how blessed I am. If I would have headed to this...

Grant Gustin, the Glee star who plays the Warblers lead singer Sebastian, has found himself a life-changing role in playing Barry Allen / The Flash in both the current TV series on The CW, The Arrow, and a to-be–released Fall 2014 show called The Flash. In this blogger’s last post, we looked at the scene where Barry Allen made his appearance as a special...

President Obama shook the hand of Raul Castro at the funeral for Nelson Mandela, and really, in the sprit of Mandela himself, and yet, many on Twitter, who are either ignorant of the meaning of the now-late South African President’s life, or just looking for something to blast Obama about just because, issued some rather stupid tweets. But before we get to the...

Pinewood Studios Atlanta, Fayetteville, GA has reached several major construction milestones on its way to an anticipated January 2014 opening. The sprawling entertainment production complex, the latest in a group of new buildings the UK-based makers of the James Bond movies have built around the World, and which takes up 300 acres of land just next to Piedmont Fayette...

Gal Gadot’s casting as Wonder Woman / Diana Prince (the first movie Wonder Woman in history) for the upcoming Batman v Superman movie has got the sci-fi world buzzing. This blogger thinks she needs to bulk up for the role and that she’s about two-inches too short, but heels can fix that. Comic Books Resources Forum ran a pole that says 60 percent of fans...

Martin Bashir resigned from MSNBC because he suggested that someone crap down Sarah Palin’s mouth. While some of you think that Sarah Palin had it coming to her, what bugs me about the whole deal about Martin Bashir resigning from MSNBC is that he really didn’t have to say a thing about her. I’m really sick and tired of hearing about Sarah Palin....

Jeff Zucker, the still-new President of CNN even though he’s into his first year on the job (time flies) is poised to kill Atlanta-based CNN as we know it. Zucker told Mike Allen and Alex Weprin of Capital New York that he wants news coverage with more of an attitude and “The goal for the next six months, is that we need more shows and less newscasts.” That...

President Obama’s taking in a stress-relieving game of basketball this morning, as this is written. (That photo is from an outdoor game that President Obama’s played in August 8th of 2012. He or his staff posted it on Twitter.) How does this blogger know? The White House Press Office issued this brief report to Zennie62Media: The President is on the move...

Mike Tomlin, the Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach, ignited a firestorm of criticism on social media when he somehow managed to step into the path of the on-coming kick returner and Dancing With The Stars winner Jacoby Jones of the Baltimore Ravens. While the Baltimore Ravens won the Thanksgiving evening contest 22 to 20, there are still a large number of views about his...

HootSuite Media Inc, the Vancouver-based tech startup known for its killer Twitter management app that this blogger uses, has just gained $165 million in funding for its third round of fund-raising. It got the money from a list of partners most notably Accel Partners and Insight Venture Partners. What’s interesting about HootSuite is that it would not exist, let...

Miley Cyrus is queen of all search terms – she even beats The Harlem Shake! That’s the conclusion this blogger has reached after comparing Miley Cyrus to Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, and even “Do the Harlem Shake,” what YouTube says is the most searched single music term for 2013. Here’s the chart comparing Miley Cyrus,...

Ever heard of a “Zero Waste Holiday Tree”? Well, this blogger had not either until today. A “Zero Waste Holiday Tree” is one made of recycled materials. Recology has made just such a tree and is giving it to Hillsdale Shopping Center located at 60 31st Ave, San Mateo, California. Hillsdale Shopping Center is bringing sustainable holiday cheer...

Zennie62 is one of YouTube’s pioneer vlogger channels, and was established in 2006. This is this blogger’s first infograph – what better subject than Zennie62 on YouTube? ...

[youtube width="640" height="380"]FBVnYPs_-GI[/youtube] This Godzilla 2014 Update reports that the real Godzilla trailer will be released December 13th with the debut of The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug. While that information was reported before, this blogger can explain that it’s now official news and from an entirely different source that Zennie62Media is not...

Ruoyang Wang is not a celebrity, not someone this blogger knows, not anyone who you’ve heard of. But to his parents in China, Ruoyang Wang was their son. Their promise. Their hope for the future. And their dream come true. Their son, Ruoyang Wang, was a Berkeley student. Ruoyang Wang died in a car accident that happened on Interstate 5, not far from Bakersfield,...

Ron Conway, the famed tech investor and co-founder of Y-Combinator, started SF CiTi with the original objective of marshalling the San Francisco and San Francisco Bay Area Tech Community to move the political needle on legislation of interest to it. At first, membership was free, with events being paid for by sponsors. But now, Ron’s made a change. This blogger...

El Camino Real High School in Los Angeles just became famous because of the trick play in the blogger’s video above. The idea was to fool the opposing defense into thinking that the quarterback found something wrong with the football. So, the QB ask the center to hand him the football, and in turn the QB goes to the sidelines as if he’s handing the ball...

Jimmy Kimmel unleashed a skit featuring kids, and in the mode of the AT&T commercials where kids say the darnedest things, and in it, one kid did say a darnedest thing: that in order to remove the problem of ‘China owning all of American debt’ we should kill all of the people in China. That skit was funny to this blogger and because it was so out of...

There’s a lot of Oakland News out there, so let’s get to it. First, I have it from several sources that Oakland City Councilmember Libby Schaaf (District Four) is considering a run for Mayor of Oakland. This is a fresh rumor that come up on Tuesday while this blogger was at two different events. It flies in the face of her original claim that she wasn’t...

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