Tuesday, May 03, 2005

More MSM (Main Stream Media)

Some CNA producer thought it'd be a good idea to use a self-confessed (no need lah) technophobe to host a show about technology, presumably so that it'd be easy on tech-illiterate viewers. But then they got to see this on Monday night's show about blogs and podcasting, so I don't know how easy it was. Diana Ser did a Get Rea! show last October about blogging on CNA already, and besides podcasting, there wasn't anything new revealed in this That's IT show, except the fact that Timothy Go's just discovered Gizmodo and the like, and doesn't know how to pronounce Hanyu Pinyin names. There are a coupla slow news days coming up, so Main Stream Mejia's gonna wanna talk about blogs and the people behind them a fair bit. Stay tuned. Sunbeam Advice to bloggers: Get out there and get some sun. Writing about your navel can only take you so far.
the mr brown show 3rd May 2005. Or via subscription here.
iTunes' party shuffle is playing a copy of: Real Fine Love - John Hiatt - Stolen Moments, of which I have the original CD and therefore didn't steal music.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

just a small correction. 3rd may instead of 3rd april. missed reading yours blogs while on vacation.

5/04/2005 01:17:00 AM  
Blogger Mr Miyagi said...

Thank you thank you thank you!

5/04/2005 01:25:00 AM  
Blogger cour marly said...

And to round out the show? He highlights a blog on LJ that is friends only, and even says that it's friends only. Like, huh?

5/04/2005 02:26:00 AM  
Blogger pea said...

i guess the entire affair is to educate the obviously-techno-inadequate general public abt IT, and who better to do it than tim? come on let's cut that poor guy some slack la. courageous technophobe leh :)

5/04/2005 01:12:00 PM  
Blogger Shortphat K said...

Well, I guess having him host "That's IT" is better than having him present actual news while he grins and reads news on wars and disasters...

5/04/2005 10:36:00 PM  

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