Funny Friday: A Twis...

Recently, the proposal of Arizona Bill 1062 created a media firestorm. The bill, which was proposed to grant more religious liberty to business owners, was largely misconstrued as an “anti-gay” bill. Realistically, the bill would have made room for potential sexual orientation profiling and...

Throwback Thursday: ...

Every once in a while I like to take stock of the modern conveniences around me and thank the stars that I’m a native to technology. Learning about the progression of type and the evolution of the printed word (which revolutionized society) makes me realize exactly how lucky we are that we...

Wisdom.Applied Wedne...

True or false, you’re only as good as your tools? False, at least that’s that case with the U.S. speedskating team and their Mach 39 suits by Under Armour. The Team USA sponsors started off the Olympics promising, debuting the Mach 39 (marketed as the fasted speedskating skinsuit ever...

Two for Tuesday: Fam...

Hollywood stars notoriously do as they please–where and when they please. Since they usually have the resources and luxury to make rash decisions, retirement seems to be a constant word entertainers throw out when they are feeling fed up or stressed. That fact was made clear this week...

Trending News Monday...

“And now, here’s your host Jimmy Fallon!” For the past 20 years, Jay Leno has been puking up the same material on The Tonight Show, which kept his viewers loyal and ratings steady; but, he never really learned how to appeal to the ever-growing Internet audience. So NBC did what they had to:...

Throwback Thursday: ...

Aside from being the sole credit card provider to actually work in Sochi’s Olympic Park, Visa does a great job dominating the Olympics: their ads play on nostalgic (or throwback, if you will) elements that have the power to resonate… as long as they pick up on the memorable moments....

Wisdom.Applied Wedne...

Advertising at its best is art. Art with a purpose: to persuade, convince and, yes, perhaps even coerce a consumer into purchasing a product–to consider a brand. All art does that. It has a story to tell, a message to convey. Perhaps it escapes the observers, but artists are always trying to...

Two for Tuesday: Oly...

The Olympics are the hottest topic right now, and the entire world is tuning in to watch. With so many eyes glued to the screens during broadcasts, marketers are taking the opportunity to make bold statements and tug on our heartstrings. This Two-for-Tuesday, let’s take a look at two...

Trending News Monday...

Extra, extra, read all about it. It’s Trending News on President’s Day Monday, and we’ve got the weekend’s top news stories right here on Our Space. American Ice Dancers Set World Record—Canada’s Press Call Shenanigans Four years ago, America’s Charlie White and Meryl Davis won a silver...

Funny Friday: V-day ...

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue, I hate poems like this, How about you? But I’m sorry to admit That I must continue. For today is the day, We celebrate St. Valentine Whether you coupled or solo Check out these Vines. Because it’s Funny Friday, And we’re presenting you nine. Take note of their...

Throwback Thursday: ...

Every two years, the world sets its gaze on a resurrected Greek tradition, modernized and inclusive of international competition. The Summer and Winter Olympics draw the attention of different people, of different ages, from different countries, with different interests to one arena. As such,...

The Golden Girls (and Guy) go for Gold Feb12

The Golden Girls (an...

This Winter Olympics, I have something in common with a few of the athletes. It’s not my striking good looks in tights, but you’re close. This year in Sochi, three American athletes share my last name, Gold: Gracie, and siblings Arielle and Taylor Gold. And yes, they all traveled to Sochi to...

Two for Tuesday: Win...

When the best athletes in the world gather to compete next to each other on the global stage, the hundredths of a second between them making and missing the podium comes down to the gear they use. While the Winter Olympics showcase some of the greatest athletes, the games are also introducing...

Trending News Monday...

The XXII Olympic Winter Games started with a bang last week. From reports of sub-par conditions as chronicled by the Twitter handle @SochiProblems, to athletes getting locked in bathrooms and elevators, to harrowing athleticism that will continue to win over judges and medals, the 2014 Sochi...

Funny Friday: Jamaic...

In honor of tonight’s Opening Ceremonies for the Sochi Olympics, let’s take a look at this year’s most inspirational underdog story.     The Jamaican bobsled team has a history of hardship when it comes to the Olympics. The inherent difficulty of the 1988 team’s competition in...