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Media Bias: Not Just in Politics

July 19, 2016
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Just prior to the time I first wrote this article, all hell broke loose when Gizmodo, a design and technology blog, reported that Facebook routinely suppressed news stories that would be of interest to conservative readers.  It was further disclosed that editors at Facebook had been manipulating topics that “trend,” a top-ten list of the most […]

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Cracks in the Armor

June 7, 2016
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In a fight we didn’t invite, dog fanciers have made a few errors in judgment that we’re now acknowledging. Chief among them has been a failure to effectively communicate to the general public who we are, and why dedicated breeders are the best hope for the future of sound canine companions. Early on, too many […]

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Who’s Your Daddy?

February 3, 2015
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Normally, a good storm can reveal where the leaks are in a boat, but the tempest that was the “GoDaddy” commercial last week did little more than puzzle me. By all accounts, GoDaddy’s now-famously misguided commercial (named, “Journey Home”) was intended to be a parody of Budweiser’s “Lost Puppy” ad for the Super Bowl. In […]

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