Sun.Feb 16, 2020

The clickbait media economy is toxic

Stephen Waddington

I t’s easy to blame the mainstream media for hounding celebrities but that ignores the demand side of the market. You can trace the news values of the tabloid media via the extremity of the UK Royal Family from Lady Diana Spencer in the 1990s to Meghan Markle more than thirty years later.

Houston Astros’ Jim Crane just made his Crisis PR matter even worse

The Stalwart Blog

Jim Crane, the owner of Houston Astros needs to call Mark Cuban, the celebrated billionaire, and owner of the Dallas Mavericks right away. Crane should take a lesson from Cuban’s playboy on how to handle a crisis – and fast.