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Glenn Younes: Super Social – Media Access (Super Bowl)

Where big time players and coaches wanted their privacy, relationships, children, pets and cars a thing to keep at home, today guys send that info out to a bazillion people and double that with a share and retweet.

01/29/2013

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Opinion: My2K

Obama is hoping to promote the discussion of the Bush tax cut extensions by getting people hooked on the topic and by getting them to use the #My2K hashtag on Twitter.

11/29/2012

Companies Pay Shoppers To Advertise For Them

Getting paid to shop may be as easy as updating your status on social media. Follow the link for more information.

11/05/2012

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Baltimore Fire Dept. Implements Social Media Rules

The Baltimore Fire Department is implementing a strict new social media policy it began devising in the spring to regulate what firefighters post on Twitter and Facebook.

11/02/2012

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Social Media May Have Played A Role In Violence Outside Recher Theater

Out-of-control crowds tear through Towson–some hoping to land a spot on a controversial website. The fights happened outside the Recher Theatre after crowds for a fraternity event overflowed.

09/27/2012

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Online Campaign For Lady Gaga To Visit Teen Shot At Perry Hall HS Moves Forward

Classmates of the Perry Hall High School student shot and critically injured on the first day of school could be getting closer to making a dream of his come true.

08/30/2012

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Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

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Ray Rice Rallies Against Bullying; Howard Co. Family Speaks Out About Teen’s Suicide

The problem of bullying has claimed kids’ lives across the country and in Maryland. Star Ravens player Ray Rice is joining thousands of parents and teens to help stop more tragedies.

07/13/2012

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Baltimore Fire Dept. Sets New Social Media Guidelines For Its Employees After Scathing Criticism

The Baltimore City Fire Department says it does not want to silence critics but the firefighters’ union has serious concerns.

07/13/2012

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Opinion: “Digital Politics” Is Here Without The Candidates

With all the communicative access to current local, national, and global information, expecting the masses to settle for media headlines and sound bites is insulting to today’s technologically-aware audience.

07/05/2012

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Md. Bill Bans Employers From Asking For Facebook & Twitter Passwords

Maryland lawmakers become the first in the nation to take a stand against companies accessing the social media accounts of current or future employees.

04/11/2012

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Live Updates: The 54th GRAMMYs

Check out our live video and Twitter updates from the red carpet. Keep up with all the Grammy award winners, red carpet stunners and celebrity gossip in real-time.

02/10/2012

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