Happy Juneteenth! Here’s this week’s Market it Write Monday Madeleines, which we hope will get you thinking, smiling, and perhaps even chuckling. This week’s edition is especially timely with some Father’s Day gift ideas, too!
70 Stunning Examples Of Abstract Photography [PICS]
Ahh…awe-inspiring photography. Most of it abstract, some of it not so much, all of it beautiful. Thanks to @Flipbooks (Blair Semenoff) for sharing these amazing images by retweeting @Skookum86 (Roscoe P. Dunwoody).
Iceland Pursues a User-Generated Constitution
The possibilities for integrated social media campaigns continue to amaze. Iceland’s Constitutional Council is using a website, a Facebook page, a Twitter account, a YouTube channel and a Flickr account that will “crowdsource” the wording of its new constitution. Thanks to @MikeHaydon for getting us to thinking how this might work in America.
5 of the Most Expensive Phones in the World
Just in time for Father’s Day. If you’re undecided what to get him, why not one of these babies, which can set you back well into the 6 figures? Or maybe you’d rather be frugal this year and stick with the Maserati idea. Thanks to @paul_steele for the great gift ideas.
Video of the Week
Barbie’s Rainforest Destruction Habit REVEALED!
This video, produced by Greenpeace, is part of a global campaign mounted against Mattel for allegedly using packaging derived from Indonesian rain forests to wrap its Barbie and Ken dolls and other toys. Mattel says it does not support deforestation and is looking into the matter with its packaging suppliers. Thanks to @chefpaul9828 (Harrison Marketing) for leading us to this video.
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