6 questions Penn State’s crisis comms team should be asking

    What really happened here? I guess that’s where you have to start right? As a PR pro, it’s always vitally important to know what you’re dealing with. And unless you’ve been living under a rock the last few days, you probably know a lot...

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Sometimes “following the rules” just doesn’t make sense

Sep 12, 11 Sometimes “following the rules” just doesn’t make sense

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  The 9/11 tributes around the sporting world yesterday were amazing. Football fields filled with family members of victims, firefighters, police officers and first responders all carrying the same flag. Candlelight tributes on Sunday Night Baseball from Citi Field with...

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Sports Sunday: Whose fault is it? Coach, media or fans?

Aug 14, 11 Sports Sunday: Whose fault is it? Coach, media or fans?

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                      We’ve all crossed the line before. That said, people have different definitions of what is crossing the line. And some people just really don’t care. There always seem to be a few incidents...

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Sports Sunday: Do we have to like the athletes we root for?

Apr 10, 11 Sports Sunday: Do we have to like the athletes we root for?

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                        During Sunday’s final round of the Masters, I learned a few things about Tiger Woods: Fans are still rooting for him to be in contention even if he doesn’t win. I asked my Facebook...

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Sports Sunday: Coach Cal the NCAAs cheater who keeps on winning

Mar 27, 11 Sports Sunday: Coach Cal the NCAAs cheater who keeps on winning

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                    Have you ever seen the movie Blue Chips? Nick Nolte plays a college basketball coach who has always toed the line but isn’t winning as much as he used to. He’s adamant about not breaking the...

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Sports Sunday: Breaking down the Sweet 16

Mar 24, 11 Sports Sunday: Breaking down the Sweet 16

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                  It’s Sweet 16 time. And no, I don’t mean an overpriced birthday party for some spoiled teenager whose daddy promised her a new beamer and a C-level rap star to impress her friends. No offense, MTV. Since...

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