Collaborative Culture

Social Media Highlights from the week that was 11-17th March 2013

Any why not? That was my thoughts on using the week’s social media highlights to kick-start my return to regular blogging. Social media is a surefire goldmine which should be exploited by bloggers more frequently, where else can you find dancing cat videos right next to a long bitchy post from someone proclaiming they want their ex dead? So here is the first in what will hopefully be a long and regular series and will also include the odd highlight from my own bewildered social ponderings. Continue reading “Collaborative Culture”

Forgetting Football ~or~ Why the beautiful game is so damn ugly

I’ve never been an avid football fan singing from the terraces in support of my home team; Luton Town FC.  Sure I’ve been to a few matches and used to keep up-to-date with the Premiership, especially my ‘Premiership Club’; Liverpool FC.  But I would regularly watch football on the box, in pubs, play fantasy football leagues, argue that Michael Owen should have stayed at Liverpool.  I’d have strong opinions on why Steve McClaren, Kevin Keegan or Sven-Goran Eriksson was a bad choice as England Manager and why ‘Psycho’ Pearce would have been the best option.  Of course I was talking crap, and so was everyone else. Continue reading “Forgetting Football ~or~ Why the beautiful game is so damn ugly”