World Radio Day 2018

Poster February 13 is World Radio Day which raises awareness about the importance of radio and strengthens the networking among broadcasters. Now in its seventh year, the celebration is bigger than ever. In 2018 the focus turns to sports and radio. Hashtag: #WorldRadioDay Background Hosted by UNESCO, World Radio Day was first celebrated in 2012, following its declaration …

Super Bowl 2018

Photo Favorite tweets on #Superbowl Sunday Minneapolis #PassYourParka PLEASE RT: Those in #MN for #SuperBowlLII — if you bought winter gear and don’t need it after game, #PassYourParka will distribute to homeless. Hotel drop-offs below. #Eagles #Patriots #SuperBowl2018 pic.twitter.com/kKB8dIGZu5 — Elisabeth R. Finch (@erfinchie) February 4, 2018 #SuperBowl visitors: stocking up on extra gear to …

2018 Recycling in Las Vegas

Poster February 3 8 News NOW Living Green Super Recycling Day, Thomas and Mack Center Parking Lot, 7:30am-230pm The seventh annual event is held at the Thomas and Mack Parking lot off Swenson and Tropicana Avenue. 8 News Now: “Don’t know what to do with your old electronics like TVs or computers? Do you have car or vehicle …

Painting Xochimilco (Oaxaca 2018)

Poster Bike Lane Painting in Mexico City. News from Facebook Para nosotr@s los ciclistas la reconstrucción #19S no sólo es de casas. Es revitalizar nuestro entorno y sociedad. Ven A Pintar en Xochimilco Hashtag: #YoBicivilizoXochimilco Domingo 4 febrero: 11:00 HRS PUNTO DE REUNIÓN: Ometeotl Map goo.gl/maps/FUjAMByr42t Facebook Brigada Elsewhere on the Web https://twitter.com/XochiBici https://twitter.com/BiciOrientados Planeta.com …

Great Blizzard of 1978

Poster We remember the Great Blizzard of 1978, in parts of the Ohio Valley and the Great Lakes, January 25–27. “The third lowest non-tropical atmospheric pressure ever recorded in the mainland United States occurred as the storm passed over Mount Clemens, Michigan, where the barometer fell to 956.0 mb (28.23 inHg) on January 26.” – …

They Might Be Giants

Quotable, hummable … Favorite albums New Album: I Like Fun (January 19, 2018) Let’s get this over with Even when you’re out of work you still have a job to do Even when you don’t know what it is Your job knows what it is What it is is it’s coming to get you I’m …

MLK Day

Martin Luther King Day – a federal holiday – falls on the third Monday of January. Hashtags: #MLKDay, #MLKDay2018, #MartinLutherKing Embedded Tweets A universal message of justice.A symbol of tolerance.A dream of peace. Martin Luther King Jr. was born #OnThisDay in 1929. There's no better time than now to do what is right. 📰 https://t.co/ZeSYQNk1Tc #MLKDay pic.twitter.com/zdXRk1e1aB — …

Milkshake Duck

Buzzwords Milkshake Duck = A person who is initially viewed positively by the media but is then discovered to have something questionable about them Macquarie Dictionary As fans of Word of the Year declarations, we are indebted to the Macquarie Dictionary not only for summing up 2017 but setting in motion a critical awareness for the …

Hawai’i Tourism Boom 2018

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Waikiki Beach Recommended Viewing: Tourism Boom – Do We Know When to Say When? PBS Hawai’i Insights program explored the environmental and economic impacts of Hawai’i’s ongoing tourism boom. In 2017 Hawai’i made its eighth straight record-breaking year for tourism, topping 9 million visitor arrivals. The program asked its panelists to review …