Monthly Archives: July 2009

5 Ways to Earn Money Online

You know the Internet has made a lot of people filthy rich. And that’s the problem. You just know; unlike a “lot of people”, you’re not actually involved in the entire process of making yourself filthy rich.

Even if you wanted to, you just don’t know how. There’s either too little or too much to work with. There are a lot of walkthroughs giving general guides as to where you can start, but what I’ve noticed about the few articles is their lack of specificity. For people who are just about to make the Internet a melting pot of cash, it’s hard to know where to begin without a detailed companion on how to earn money online.

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The Academe as a Wiki Workplace?

Organizations like PCD

How would you react if the Pussycat Dolls suddenly released a single featuring all five members singing equal parts of the song? I bet you didn’t even know there were five members in the group, did you?

To answer my own question, I would feel very surprised, even uncomfortable. What, after about 15 songs where Nicole Scherzinger sang majority of every song (or more like the entire song, with the other four dancing sensually, sometimes skankily, along the tune), they suddenly decide to do things differently and actually give a fair chance to everyone in the group?

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Communication–Then, Now, and Tomorrow

Remember when we were in class and didn’t stop bitching about the disadvantages of the broadcast model of communication? Somewhere in my vague memory, I even remember reciting about the disadvantages of traditional media–print, radio and broadcast. And it’s not just me–most classmates of mine didn’t think the former trio worked for them anymore.

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I’m Simon Cowell and this is American Idol

A couple of years from now, aspiring singers will no longer have any need of reality shows like American Idol and, God willing, The Next Pinoy Pop Superstar.

We will no longer need the projections of the oft inebriated Paula Abdul or the dawg-laden remarks of Randy Jackson as to who they think the next world class singer is.Filipinos here and abroad don’t have to pimp their kababayan, who’s in the running for some pop star title, through old school media.

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