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Iowa Lawmakers Pass New Bill Broadening Definition of Bullying

Iowa Lawmakers Pass New Bill Broadening Definition of Bullying

Iowa lawmakers approved a new, anti-bullying bill early this morning. The Iowa Senate was largely divided on the legislation; even so, the controversial bill passed by a vote of 26 to…

White Withdraws From Slopestyle, Cites Concerns About the Course and Injuries

White Withdraws From Slopestyle, Cites Concerns About the Course and Injuries

Shaun White disappointed fans when he chose to drop out of the Winter X-Games in Aspen just a couple of weeks ago so that he could train for the Olympics.…

Budweiser Honors Soldier with Tear-Jerking Tribute, and a Veteran Ad Too Controversial to Air During the Super Bowl

A Budweiser Super Bowl commercial and a would-be, but rejected, Super Bowl advertisement, both starring American soldiers, were very much at odds with each other. The first, 60-second spot, dubbed…

From Tweet to Shining Tweet?

Commercials are always a fun part of the Super Bowl, and have been for decades, as ad agencies look to make their mark and build more recognizable brands. With last…

Rochester’s Own Renée Fleming Brings an Operatic Touch To The NFL

Sunday night’s SuperBowl XLVIII might not have been as close a competition as sports fans would have liked, but classical music fans were on the edge of their seats. At…

Viral Esurance Commercial Draw Plenty of Attention, Good and Bad

John Krasinksi’s was the first face we saw in the aftermath of yesterday’s Super Bowl blowout, explaining that Esurance was proud to have saved $1.5 million just by airing its…

What One Super Bowl Story Can Teach About Small Business Marketing

What One Super Bowl Story Can Teach About Small Business Marketing

Though 2014 is only a month old, it’s already been one heck of a year for small businesses. First, President Obama compliments mom-and-pop shops, web startups and smaller companies alike…

Cool Runnings’s Popularity and Worldwide Support Have Helped Jamaica Bobsled Reach the Sochi Olympics

Cool Runnings’s Popularity and Worldwide Support Have Helped Jamaica Bobsled Reach the Sochi Olympics

“Feel the rhythm! Feel the rhyme! Get on up…” The epic and oft-used cry from the 1993 movie Cool Runnings, which chronicled the story of the Jamaican bobsled team’s first…

Athletes Will Look to Set Records in Sochi, U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team Already Has

Athletes Will Look to Set Records in Sochi, U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team Already Has

The 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, are just 10 days away — and for athletes and fans alike, the countdown to the Opening Ceremony is finally approaching its end.…

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