Content summary: FIR 5th anniversary show on Monday; next FIR Live on Jan 23; Dan York says goodbye to 2009 and looks forward to the Tens; the Media Monitoring Minute with CustomScoop; News That Fits: how should government address information security and the TSA example of how not to do it, a really bad pitch from Ross Torrosian, 2010 gears up for an explosion of 3D, the PRSA controversy; listener comments discussion; music from Amanda Bloom; and more.
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For Immediate Release: The Hobson & Holtz Report, for December 31, 2009: A 68-minute podcast recorded live from Wokingham, Berkshire, England, and Concord, California, USA.
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So, until Monday January 4, 2010…
(Cross-posted from For Immediate Release, Shel’s and my podcast blog.)