Wade’s weekly Twitter log for 2017-03-05By Wade Kwon
Sunday, February 26, 2017
- #DailyBlogTip I love the blogs that show off their commenters' most recent blog post. Good karma. 07:00:13
- What are you reading? What should you read? Let's share on Sundays. #sundayread //My picks: https://t.co/A1ElcUhO8I 08:00:02
- #sundayread What podcasts are on your playlist? https://t.co/o0ydQUUjj0 09:00:03
- #sundayread Rise of a New Media Baron and Emerging Threat of News Deserts, by @businessofnews: [PDF] https://t.co/kLjmV99knU 10:00:55
- RIP Bill Paxton, 61, actor in "Aliens," "Twister," TV's "Training Day": https://t.co/QHgFzO0Umn https://t.co/XhTBEVy7GN 10:40:26
- #sundayread Apocalypse Meow: TN Cult Believes Cats Are Divine Beings, by @BobSmietana: https://t.co/7ZTW9XPcfh (via @Longreads) 11:00:02
- Learn how to communicate more effectively with my free newsletter: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 11:05:15
- #sundayread Y'all Connect: Super secret sale for super special guests: https://t.co/YEb8Yb00qD 12:00:36
- Will the best be in
La La Land or bathed in a
glimmer of Moonlight?
- #sundayread Survey: Folks still prefer printed books over ebooks by @byDanielVictor: https://t.co/E4cxOV7lhN (via @lisawborden) 13:00:42
- #sundayread 26 Fantastic Authors of Muslim Descent to Read, by @NiveaSerrao: https://t.co/mSHmJNI2I8 14:00:09
- #sundayread Flashback: Books – Excerpt from Kathy G's "Food, Fun and Fabulous": https://t.co/pjMuIALGyr 15:00:48
- RIP Joseph Wapner, 97, star of "The People's Court": https://t.co/kScro9xscF https://t.co/zhpD9Gd1Gi 15:16:39
- Kids, this was the Batman v. Superman of my day … https://t.co/OuhSge8Eud 15:25:32
- #sundayread Pleasures of Protest: Fighting Gentrification in Chinatown by @EstherxlWang: https://t.co/qzBBPR6BEg (RT @Longreads) 16:00:12
- #sundayread The Curious, Bloody Lives of Vampire Bats, by Bill Schutt @draculae: https://t.co/s863BmUcLv (RT @IAmADracula) 17:00:00
- #sundayread Flashback: How to embed Facebook video in blog posts: https://t.co/TCpCMYxUFt 18:00:03
- How to get a free copy of my new book on Birmingham: https://t.co/cs1LSHZWzN 18:05:09
- Everyone looks so
fancy in their red carpet
- Supporting Actor
to Mahershala Ali
shining in "Moonlight."
- Timberlake, Kimmel
brought energy and big laughs
to show's opening.
feature mystery solved this
night: "OJ" did it.
- Viola Davis,
Fences' Broadway baby, best
- Asghar Farhadi
makes statement on empathy
to world by proxy.
- RT @LaurenYaffe:
Theron loved MacLaine –
The Apartment – She makes black
and white seem color.
- Confused tour bus guests
meet front row celebrities
in fun random bit.
- Watch out for the "In
Memoriam" reel in the
8th, 9th, 10th hours.
- "Manchester by the
Sea" wins one for Amazon
with somber screenplay.
- "Moonlight" scores as a
triple threat with its three-act
- Damien Chazelle
youngest best director in
- This year's #Oscars first
with multiple black acting
winners in 10 years.
- Casey Affleck best
actor for "Manchester by
the Sea" despite beard.
- Emma Stone sings and
dances way to best actress
win for "La La Land."
- Rah rah for "La La
Land" as Academy's pick
for the best picture.
- Insane: "La La Land"
didn't win. Real best picture
is really "Moonlight"!
- Biggest Oscar shock
came after 3 hours thanks
to Bulworth's blunder.
- CONGRATULATIONS TO LA LA LIGHT 23:31:36
Monday, February 27
- #DailyBlogTip Get business cards made for your blog. And hand them out. 07:00:14
- The other screwup from last night's #Oscars: Australian Producer Jan Chapman Devastated by Wrong In-Memoriam Photo: https://t.co/vv9hwiy0FM 08:30:49
- If I, a mere human, can find these spambots, why can't Twitter? https://t.co/T5HhJxaG8h 09:30:09
- VIDEO: "Exceptionally Extraordinary Emporium" from @ReelSouthDocs, light look at serious biz of Mardi Gras costumes: https://t.co/oEJ4R6s4OS 10:30:26
- Praising elected officials for showing up to town halls is literally the participation trophy mindset in action. 11:30:38
- Download your free ebook, "The Future of Birmingham" today: https://t.co/cs1LSHZWzN 11:40:21
- NCAA Div. II Nat'l Championships Festival bringing 1000+ students 3/7-11 to @CrossPlexBhm: https://t.co/Tg4HRD75Lo #bham 12:30:45
- Death of a blog: https://t.co/vlGMaSYGYA #blogging 13:30:19
- Oscars 2018: Seacrest brings Top 2 Best Picture nominees onstage, crowns one in a dramatic reveal. *balloons drop* 15:15:09
- My free newsletter, making Monday mornings brighter since 2009: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 15:55:09
- VIDEOS: The Birmingham channel: Flipping out: https://t.co/vGn2vBrTxw #bham 16:38:34
- Yeah you chill but are you Chrissy Teigen at the Oscars chill?
- Lots of great gifs, backstage pics, fashion shots and more on the #Oscars pinboard: https://t.co/rjp0wvFhy9 19:30:31
Tuesday, February 28
- #DailyBlogTip Some get fired up by blogging all the time, others get burnt out. Which are you? 07:00:18
- VIDEO: @RedWolfRevival from @ReelSouthDocs, the challenges of saving a species in the real world: https://t.co/ZZlW6wAwE1 08:30:40
- Zipcar drops to one lone vehicle in Huntsville; will Birmingham ever get its shot? https://t.co/1b519Ez9QC 09:30:43
- James Baldwin speaks. #bham (@ Carmike Cinemas Summit 16 for I Am Not Your Negro in Vestavia, AL) https://t.co/GzVdUu3L4w 10:22:35
- RT @YallConnect: How Iron Man beats both Superman and Batman: https://t.co/g0lLsgvJuy 13:35:15
- JOURNALISM: At Endymion crash Advocate photographer @fstopshere assaulted but captures incredible photos half-blind: https://t.co/xbXkEkWt4d 13:47:02
- Current Amazon S3 internet outage affects not only sites/image hosting, but also control of lights, thermostats: https://t.co/3inT9IfzBU 14:31:16
- Films I saw in Feb in theaters/DVD
1 Hidden Figures ★★★½
2 I Am Not Your Negro ★★★☆
3 Hell or High Water ★★½☆
3 Lego Batman ★★½☆
3 Lion ★★½☆ 15:15:01
- My Google+ headquarters: https://t.co/SnvITYVAwj 18:01:13
- Tonight on Agents of SHIELD: Holden Radcliffe pukes whenever someone seems phony; Prof. Xavier senses … toast. 20:37:46
- The only communication newsletter you'll ever need: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 21:35:10
Wednesday, March 1
- #DailyBlogTip Take a step back from your blog to dream big. Imagine the impossible, then start making it possible. 07:00:20
- wrong turn, right question
How did I end up
here in my life when I was
headed someplace else?
- Does your company blog deserve to die? Probably. Can it be prevented? Maybe. https://t.co/am8ovtjy79 #blogging 08:30:10
- Did #BlackHistoryMonth go out with a bang? Yes. Yes it did. https://t.co/UDfDXwuohE 09:30:18
- VIDEO: "The Daily Show" at Rep. Palmer's town hall in Hoover: https://t.co/cPy1MenHV0 #bham 10:56:51
- RT @pauleggleston:
There was a young man
from Crewe, who took limericks
and made them haiku. 12:30:13
- Birmingham videos from @ZeekeeInc, @junkyardlife, @alnewscenter, @kamicon, @adevaratsinge and @gloriahopee: https://t.co/8eOmGVQQvy #bham 13:30:07
- It's time for my favorite annual game: What year is this? https://t.co/Iw64qvup9D 15:15:06
- Next week is 2nd annual Black Restaurant Week; 1st time in Birmingham: https://t.co/QJfiL7lEUS #bham #bhameats 16:30:12
- Behind every good communicator is a good email newsletter: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 19:00:52
- Birmingham videos from @towncountryford, @t_dawgdadon, @ken_heron, @BigRigTravels and @RVing_with_kids: https://t.co/FEzseYbdoU #bham 21:15:10
- If we've met, join my LinkedIn network: https://t.co/1AFrmOpGFP 22:10:08
Thursday, March 2
- #DailyBlogTip Want to know how other bloggers do it? Ask them. Bloggers are the most generous people in the world. 07:00:23
- Sessions had Sessions look into it, and Sessions said Sessions was clear of any Russian influence, Sessions swears: https://t.co/awiLRu7gGd 08:30:13
- POP CULTURE: "Hidden Figures" Scientist Katherine Johnson Gets Lego Figure: https://t.co/jTTXjS8rzT #blocklivesmatter 10:50:58
- I help any way I can, but some of my best advice comes by email: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 10:55:14
- *opens Russian nesting dolls*
– -Ra's al Ghul
– – Voldemort
– – -Eye of Sauron
– – – Walmart 12:11:05
- Y'all Connect on a screen near you, anytime, anywhere: https://t.co/JI3DdX3hsi 15:25:12
- Jefferson County voters to decide school tax renewal Tue: https://t.co/UtqBge3XXS #bham #alpolitics
- The character flaws holding back your corporate storytelling: https://t.co/mEhCekifEg 18:00:35
- Media Downplaying U.S. Contribution to Potential Yemen Famine: https://t.co/VfRsfwtnz2 19:30:19
- Birmingham videos from @JLBirmingham, @scottdorrity, @abc3340, @maddieb1598, @ethanyoung1 and @KnightEady: https://t.co/oO0ToYphkQ #bham 21:15:01
Friday, March 3
- #DailyBlogTip If you want your blog to be more than a hobby, treat it like a business. – @problogger 07:00:19
- Headlines matter, part 28: Shotgun Pointed at Black Children Trivialized as "Confederate Flag Incident": https://t.co/O9d6APvL6c 08:30:26
- Spend 5 minutes learning how to communicate like an expert: https://t.co/vbDbtPpcZk 08:35:14
- WEB: Tuesday's Amazon S3 outage caused by … typo: https://t.co/K9EuSbi6eH 09:30:29
- TV: Happy 20th anniversary, "Daria"! https://t.co/t7IyadnHNF 10:30:35
- The Digital Generation Is Now Every Generation: https://t.co/9czwrXqaSk 11:30:09
- PRIVACY: Fighting Echo Warrant, Amazon Has Scant Law to Draw on: https://t.co/Es3UWBXNpZ 12:30:40
- It was originally called Resting Wade Face, but never caught on. 13:30:34
- IMMIGRANT TAKING AMERICAN JOBS AS PAID PROTESTER https://t.co/rGjS0MqOAf 15:15:15
- EDUCATION: Apple losing to Chromebooks in classrooms: https://t.co/AfqCcPouSk (via @LionelGeek) 16:30:05
- This rural Alabama drive-in theater won't show "Beauty and the Beast." You will believe the reason why. https://t.co/5lppBfGEcI 18:00:22
- Social media is easier, with my free newsletter: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 18:55:05
- Birmingham videos from @spectralwolves, @_miproduction, @SethHunter90, @cptoppositional and @t4films: https://t.co/KnVFbWjB5r #bham 21:15:01
Saturday, March 4
- #DailyBlogTip Blogging isn't about writing — it's about sharing. In words, photos, videos, podcasts and more. 07:00:14
- Birmingham's @CourteneyCox on TLC's "Who Do You Think You Are?" at 9p CST Sun. Preview: https://t.co/aayEIgfXIs #bham 08:30:08
- Uber, a terrible company and a terrible place to work. Just ask these 2 women.
- "What can we do to sex up the Winter Olympics?"
- When You Love an Old Dog, Managing Care Can Be a Challenge: https://t.co/4IfvoeTenc (via @vsisson13) 11:30:22
- VIDEO: "Africa's Great Civilizations," terrific in-depth 6-hour history miniseries: https://t.co/gz9sY8zLoT 13:38:52
- High unemployment, poor education, health probs: Deep South's Black Belt region feels left behind. https://t.co/m9jUZD5asS 15:15:06
- I wonder whatever happened to those detainees Obama released from Guantanamo … https://t.co/Rg4sxQSMzV 16:30:14
- The only communication newsletter you'll ever need: https://t.co/RBYXBvxQ2X 18:45:09
- DVR ALERT: Montgomery's @octaviaspencer is host for @nbcsnl tonight. https://t.co/nTKMPlS0aB 19:22:30
- Birmingham videos from @mchristy05, @abadi_ali_, @djrockinruss, @CocaColaCo and more: https://t.co/oJSihsDzK8 #bham 21:15:03
- Circle me on Google+. Your stream will thank you. https://t.co/SnvITYVAwj 21:40:11