Archive for the ‘Oprah’ category

The Race To The Bottom ( Or Oprah, Lesbians, Jason Calacanis And The Future Of Blogs)

July 3, 2006

Nick Denton is getting rid of under-performing sites and preparing to launch a site about music.

Jason Calacanis is creating Digg clones and Metroblogging clones.

PayPerPost is introducing product placement to the blogsophere.

The Blog Herald is being threatened by the more media intensive Blogging Times.

Here’s the deal.

In case you haven’t noticed the first phase of blogging has ended.

Now comes the race to the bottom.


Nick Denton, Oprah Winfrey And The Art Of Getting Laid

February 14, 2006


Let’s talk about sex.

Not Sam Sugar Sex or Cowboy Sex or anything like that.

My friends and I managed to boil down our handbook for getting laid down to one sentence.

It’s the same principle used to make a good product into a successful brand people rave about.

And yes, it can really all be boiled down to one deceptive sentence.

But if you get it you’re guaranteed not only fulfilled nights but raving fans which will make you wealthy beyond your dreams.

Here’s the sentence.