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Links that I want to share and remember because they made me think more deeply on a topic. Warning: I do engage in some 'linkdumping' here. This is not a true curation page.
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The most memorable brand wins and fails of 2014

The most memorable brand wins and fails of 2014 | Ken's Odds & Ends | Scoop.it
Win some, lose some.
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This is a great collection of wins and fails of corporate brands attempting to use Social Media to spread their message.  I feel that the Always one is the most memorable.

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Gender Expression and Race in Animal Crossing

Gender Expression and Race in Animal Crossing | Ken's Odds & Ends | Scoop.it
I’m editing this while anxiously waiting for Animal Crossing: New Leaf to download from the Nintendo eShop. I adore this series. It’s simple and sweet and charming -- the perfect relaxation game. B...
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This is an interesting review of how the choices of gender roles in Animal Crossing gives different (possibly sexist) options when choosing personalities.

 

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We should all be feminists - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie at TEDxEuston

http://www.tedxeuston.com Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie a renowned Nigerian novelist was born in Nigeria in 1977. She grew up in the university town of Nsukka, En...
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13 Hilarious and Sexist Dating Tips From 1938. - Imgur

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Oh No Children!  Sexist dating advice from the past.

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'Controversial Dating Site' Is the Hottest New Business Model

'Controversial Dating Site' Is the Hottest New Business Model | Ken's Odds & Ends | Scoop.it
Controversial dating sites have a track record of success. Calling them out for being so does nothing more than fuel the fire its founders designed.
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This is a sad decline in dating site trends.

Some sites are coming closer to openly paying for time with the opposite sex. CanDoBetter is also disturbing to me.


An important takeaway from the video is that these sites do not want their customers to connect and stay in relationships. There business model is for their customers to remain single.

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