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Posts Tagged ‘awareness’

Can Bullying Be Funny?

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Because this is hilarious, right?

Strange question to ask, I know, but thanks to a recent PSA produced by VH1 (yes, that VH1), it is a question many advocates are forced to consider. There is no debate on one salient point — bullying is absolutely no laughing matter. However, VH1 is trying to add a few humor points to the subject to show what could eventually happen to these kids and the dolts who bully them.

An anti-bullying ad with the theme ‘nerds today, bosses tomorrow’ has gone viral, but it definitely has created its detractors — as in, most of America that has seen it. Here’s why:

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Presentation Writing: Design and DeliveryLearn how to use storytelling techniques and visual content to create and deliver successful pitches and presentations! Starting August 6, Amanda Pacitti, the manager of learning at Time Inc., will teach you the best practices for presentations, from using software like Prezi and Powerpoint, to writing your script, and using images, audio, and video to drive your points. Register now! 

Hey, Ladies: Now You Really Can Make ‘The Girls’ Talk…or Tweet

Nestlé Tweeting Bra2In the classic American date movie Die Hard, Bruce Willis opined that “technology stopped with frozen pizza.”

After seeing this story on Mashable, we think he may be onto something – iPods, Pads and Phones notwithstanding, this is a cup of insanity.

This one goes out to the ladies [cue classic soul music and the lava lamp] as we introduce the Tweeting Bra.

[Record scratches. Lamp hardens and catches fire.]

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