[Note: Welcome to the first installment of The Feed - a daily digest of social media, public relations and content marketing news, information and entertainment. Note that inclusion does not equal endorsement.]
Welcome to Thursday, October 4, 2012 – This is The Feed!
Read of the Day #1: USA Today covers the immense reaction to Mitt Romney’s Big Bird/PBS comment.
[Analysis - This has meme written all over it. This is going to be the #1 thing everyone is talking about today.]
Read of the Day #2: Arik Hanson discusses why he thinks everyone thinking about working in PR should wait tables at Applebees first.
[Analysis - Fantastic points here on how serving people food can help us serve clients better.]
Read of the Day #3: Teddy Wins!
[Analysis - Buy me a drink and I'll tell you the story of why it's kinda sorta my fault Teddy didn't win a contest of the Racing Presidents at Washington Nationals home games until yesterday.]
Quick Mobile App Review: Waze. [Free] Crowd-sourced real-time traffic app. I like the voice commands to help you stay hands-free. I think it’s great for if you don’t know shortcuts and back roads, but will continue to test it out.
Song of the Day: “Hello” by Lissie (Lionel Richie cover)