Monthly Archives: December 2009

Top 10 Predictions for 2010

2009 was full of twists and turns. Big deals, big plays, and big hearts, on all fronts. These are my predictions for 2010.

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Review of the Film AVATAR [video]

Video review of AVATAR. No real spoilers, focuses on my initial reaction to the film.

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Senate Passes Historic Health Care Reform Bill, #Eric Smiles

The Senate passed the health care reform bill early this morning by a 60-39 vote. The vote, once again drawn on a 100% party lines, is certainly the most important health care reform legislation in my lifetime. Continue reading

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Captioning Blog Pictures with LOLPress

9seeds recently released the LOLPress plugin that allows blog site visitors to send any picture to be captioned on the Cheezburger Network.

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How To Make Tamales [Video]

The only thing better than fresh tamales during the holiday season is family. This explains why making tamales with family is such a joyful treat.

I also see my Twitter friends as an extension of my family so I was glad to share my enthusiasm, tweets, and a picture as I made the tamales. When people ask me how to build a “fan base” on Twitter, I always tell them to tweet about things they love (as in food, family, social causes,..), not what you think others want to see you tweet about.

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IKEA Case Study Video – Building a Fan Base on Facebook

I’ve been buying IKEA furniture since the company first opened its doors in California. So when a Twitter friend tweeted about an IKEA social media case study video, I had to take a look.

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Senate Vote Ends Debate on Health Care Bill

This morning’s 60-40 Senate vote clears a path towards passage of the Senate’s health care reform bill. As expected the votes were cast 100% down party lines and now may lead to a passage in the senate on Christmas Eve. Continue reading

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Commercial filming in Santa Paula- edits by ReelDirector

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How and Why I Got Involved in Health Care Reform

So much has happened since the day I first contacted Veronica De La Cruz. May 13, 2009 seems like yesterday and like a million years ago. As of today, it’s been over five months since Eric De La Cruz died and health care reform is close at hand. It’s time for me to tell how I became involved. Continue reading

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JOB ALERT: Social Media Manager at VCC

Visual Communications Company (VCC) has an opening for a Social Media Manager.
Here is the social media manager job description (PDF).

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