Content summary: Comments for the first FIR Video; fifth anniversary show on Jan 4; next FIR Live on Jan 24; Michael Netzley reports from Singapore on the top ten stories from Asia during 2009; discussion: the ethics of non-attributed posts to Posterous; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: more trouble for AT&T as company turns to celebrity to improve employee morale, just because you only met social media idiots does not mean that everybody is one; listeners’ comments discussion; music from Shortcuts to Fame; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for December 28, 2009: A 67-minute podcast recorded live from Concord, California, USA, and Wokingham, Berkshire, England.
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So, until Thursday December 31…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)