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Screenshot of the top part of Chris Brogan's new Rainmaker served blog

The New Rainmaker

I have received yesterday a promotional e/mail from Brian Clark, the Copyblogger Media co-founder, announcing the official launch of something new, called "Rainmaker". It's a platform, he said, a revolutionary something which will save you time and nerves. It's a sort of a site builder with click … [Read More...]

Art

Saturday Night Live - one of the best casts ever

Saturday Night Live, the Most Hilarious Show

Saturday Night Live is one of the most hilarious shows ever to be aired. The concept and the wit of the sketches are not to be seen anywhere. It is humor in its purest sense. Everything is done because of the talented creators and actors. I have compiled such a list on imdb, called "The Best SNL … [Read More...]

Motion Picture

Barry Lyndon - Ryan O'Neal

Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon

Barry Lyndon is a 8.1 imdb rated movie, written, produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick. It has been released in 1975, and was based on the novel "The Luck of Barry Lyndon" written in 1844 by William Makepeace Thackeray, the author of the famous "Vanity Fair". It made the top 250 best of all times … [Read More...]

Flash!

Screenshot of the top part of Chris Brogan's new Rainmaker served blog

The New Rainmaker

I have received yesterday a promotional e/mail from Brian Clark, the Copyblogger Media co-founder, announcing the official launch of something new, called "Rainmaker". It's a platform, he said, a revolutionary something which will save you time and nerves. It's a sort of a site builder with click … [Read More...]

Life

Nadia Comăneci, the first "perfect" gymnast

Careful When You Publish “News”

Not once I've seen "respectable" news blogs or media online publications wannabe, just filling the space in order to keep daily posting alive. If you leave the announcement short, without too many insider details, avoiding to be too specific on what you already snatched from another respectable … [Read More...]

Blogging

Screenshot of the top part of Chris Brogan's new Rainmaker served blog

The New Rainmaker

I have received yesterday a promotional e/mail from Brian Clark, the Copyblogger Media co-founder, announcing the official launch of something new, called "Rainmaker". It's a platform, he said, a revolutionary something which will save you time and nerves. It's a sort of a site builder with click … [Read More...]

Social Media

How a rich pin looks. This is a "recipe" rich pin

Rich Pins – Awesome!

Pinterest for Business launched Rich Pins are Pins that automatically include extra details on the Pin. When you use Rich Pins, you make your Pins more useful to Pinners who are looking for the the information they need to make the recipe, plan the trip, or buy the product. Rich Pins are … [Read More...]

Travel

Sigiriya, Sri Lanka

Sigiriya, Lion Rock, in Sri Lanka

Inspired again by the astonishing Pinterest, I thought it better to publish again in this category. I had a few Sinhalese mates in the past, you maybe remember that I'm a retreated ship engineer, with plenty of contacts, and deeply involved in the human nature. Unfortunately, I learned mostly … [Read More...]

The Shadows

Herman Van Rompuy and Mark Zuckerberg

About Modern Censorship

Half of my life I lived under a regime of dictatorship. As a kid I didn't feel it that strong, growing up I have discovered it insane. Beside any stupidities concerning the rulers, censorship is what I hated most. When Gorbachev launched his transparency in politics platform, people started to see … [Read More...]