Mitt Romney Wins the Maryland GOP Primary

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Mike Bako on ESPN Radio in Maryland (WCEM) discussing Shaq, Plaxico and Ohio State football

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St. Mary's College of Maryland: Bring in the branding experts

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Mary's College of Maryland, the board will bring in a branding expert.  Although most of the institutions are still non-profit, higher education is big business in America and one of its growing exports.    So, we can expect with the enrollment crisis at St.   Recently, as the WASHINGTON POST reports, the president Joseph R. Urgo resigned.    The freshman class for the 2013-2014 academic year is short about 100 students. 

Bloomberg donates $250K to Maryland gay marriage effort – Politico

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During Harvey, All Heart for Man's Best Friend - But Many Still Need New Homes

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My sources in Baltimore, Maryland, tell me that shipments of those homeless animals are already arriving in the local shelters. Loyalty and unconditional love are rewarded. Even in the life-and-death situations created by Harvey.

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This is what power looks like: "The first feature article on me after I was elected lieutenant governor of Maryland criticized me for not wearing rouge (in reality it was there, just faded); the second one castigated me for wearing flats.

Winning Anyway in Kuala Lumpur - A Look Back

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Dennis Wright, out of Maryland, scooped up Third, Kuala Lumpur''s own Palaniappa Subramamian took 2nd (he was 2nd to Ryan Avery in 2012''s Finals), and Chris Woo, out of Brunei, took first, punching his ticket to the Finals.

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Public Speaking - Excellent Storytelling Tips

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If your story takes place in a restaurant say, "I was at Jerry's Sub Shop in Rockville, Maryland, the other day." Specify the location of a joke or story. This gives the audience something concrete to think about, which makes them more involved mentally.

The music of speech -- guest post by Steven Cohen

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Lessons from Broken Arrow, OK - What If Petit Family Had Been Armed

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In tony neighbors, such as gentrified sections of Baltimore, Maryland, there are walk-ins. The memory of the fatal home invasion of the Petit household, Cheshire, Connecticut, is stuck in our consciousness. The mother and two young daughters were murdered. It was during the day.

Alum news

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Federal government speechwriter Stan Dambroski is teaching a couple of classes for the University of Maryland: an English Grammar class, and “Communication in Social Contexts

Lessons from the Podium

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As a lecturer on public speaking at the University of Maryland and Harvard Extension School, Cohen clearly knows his stuff and could undoubtedly have written more. Last year, Stephen D. Cohen, author of Lessons from the Podium , kindly sent me a copy of his book.

Lawsuits = Platforms for Publicity

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Earlier she had also sued a Maryland blogger who had also posted on the rumor. It pays to sue. That's the message Everyman/Everywoman may get from Melania Trump's win with the Daily Mail. She had sued it for publishing the rumor that she had been employed as a high-end escort. She argued that had hurt her ability to be a successful businesswoman. The saga ends with a settlement. It consists of an apology and unspecified damages. Here is the coverage from USA Today.

Famous Speech Friday: Margaret Edson's 2008 Smith College commencement address

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So when reader Kathy Schuetz, a communicator at the University of Maryland, wrote to suggest Margaret Edson 's 2008 commencement speech at Smith College and called it "remarkable," I took notice.

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Famous Speech Friday: Frances Perkins on the roots of Social Security

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Many decades later, however, she returned to the Social Security offices in Baltimore, Maryland, to give a 1962 address to the staff about the origins of the law that governed their work. Frances Perkins led one amazing life focused on labor and social issues.

Lesson from a Fifth Grader on MLK Day

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Louis Jewish Federation, and Maryland Nonprofits. Sunday, January 16, 2011 Lesson from a Fifth Grader on MLK Day Watch this CBS interview with the 2010 winners of the Gardere MLK Jr. Oratory Competition: When the interviewer asks Tamia what the victory means to her.

Alum news

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An alum of “The Business of Six-Figure Speechwriting” workshop, Stanley Dambroski, PhD, has been teaching a course on ”Communication and Gender” at the University of Maryland. . His course analyzes individual, cultural, and media influences on gender roles and communication styles (in both personal and professional relationships

Alum news: writing speeches for Lt Gov

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My congratulations to Erica Nash-Thomas, who has been selected to be the Senior Speechwriter for Maryland’s Lieutenant Governor. Erica has attended several of my speechwriting seminars over the past decade, and I know her work well. She’ll contribute much to her new post

Theft at Jenna's. Maybe they wanted photos of dad

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  So maybe the miscreants who broke into Jenna Bush Hager's Baltimore, Maryland home were longing for some special photos of her dad George W. It's around Father's Day, after all.  All we know for sure is that a few bikes, worth about $3000, were reported stolen.    Tags: Politics

Defensive Blogging - So Much for First Amendment

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That unknown blogger in Maryland had shared the rumor from Daily Mail about Melania Trump's past. Bloggers have to be cautious about what rumors they repeat on their own postings. A letter from now-superlawyer Charles Harder mandated it be taken down. That was done immediately.

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Hired Burson-Marsteller on Oct. 10, 2014

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  As Hazley reports, the two nurses have been transferred to hospitals in Georgia and Maryland for ongoing treatment.  Even before the Ebola crisis at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital worsened, the healthcare facility had hired brandname public relations agency Burson-Marsteller.

Political Speech Bloopers

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How true that is." --Dan Quayle addressing the United Negro College Fund "I am honored today to begin my first term as the Governor of Baltimore-that is Maryland." --William Donald Schaefer, first inaugural address "The caribou love it. "I want to make sure everybody who has a job wants a job" --George Bush, during his first Presidential campaign "This is a great day for France!" --Richard Nixon, while attending Charles De Gaulle's funeral "Now, like, I'm President.

Tarpley.net - Bloggerville Turns Wary

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In Montgomery County, Maryland, Circuit Court Judge Sharon Burrell gave that the okay. Bloggville is frozen solid with fear. Or should be.

Alum success: Vital Speeches of the Day

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The title of his speech? “How Johnny Can Write&# (delivered at the University of Maryland My March issue of Vital Speeches of the Day has just arrived, and I was delighted to see that it includes a speech given by Stanley Dambroski, federal government speechwriter and educator. Stanley has attended all four of my speechwriting seminars, and it’s a pleasure to see this recognition of his work.

Public Speaking - Time Of Day

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One time I was the last speaker on a long program in Baltimore, Maryland, for a food service management company. The first speaker of the day for an early morning (7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.) program should not expect hearty laughter. People are not conditioned to laugh a great deal in the early morning. Many won't even be awake yet. Use more information and less humor. I was asked by a sales speaker to open up an early morning seminar.

Martin O'Malley - Lots Going For Him

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His current job as Governor of Maryland generates myriad opportunities for media to interview him about the crisis in Baltimore. Those in the Anyone-But-Hillary camp now have Martin O'Malley. They will probably pull out all stops to fundraise and maximize media opportunities.

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While the details for registration aren't yet available online, I'll be speaking to the Tech Council of Maryland on January 15 about how to use social media for professional networking -- something every would-be speaker should consider -- and to the Capital Communicators Group in Washington, DC, also early in 2009, on social media as a communications tool.

My Road Trip

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Took a driving trip through Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia, visiting some Civil War battle sights and museums. Maryland, though technically part of the USA during the Civil War, is really, as a friend reminded me, part of the South in many ways.

Excess Becomes Negative Symbol - The Embrace of Enoughness

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It's already a blessing to have one friend in Baltimore, Maryland and what seems to be the beginning of something right here in small town America.  Mansions in Greenwich, Connecticut aren't selling, reports Bloomberg.

ICE - Not What My Immigrant Family Feared

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Baltimore, Maryland defense attorney Christos Vasiliades and his side-kick Edgar Rodriguez allegedly used fear of deportation to try to motivate the alleged rape victim to drop the charges. The pair also threw in a $3,000 monetary incentive. Their client had been Mario Delosantos. The victim and her husband wore a wire. Here are the details by lawyer-journalist Kathryn Rubino at Abovethelaw.com. Rubino's account reads like the script from the popular television police shows.

Kass Prezio - Connecting the Dots on Those "Moments"

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Since Christmas 2015, Kass Prezio, now based in Baltimore, Maryland, has been helping me sort through the contents of that storage unit. The meme of this second decade of the 21st century is: moments. Twitter captures them in text and photos. It even has a section marked that way.

Sisterhood, Without the Politics - The New Family

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Another - Kay Prezio - bunks in Baltimore, Maryland, but comes West now and then. The idea of sisterhood was introduced during the second wave of feminism. Essentially it was political. 

City Apartments - Today The Seinfeld Bunch Would Be Commuting Out Of City To Work

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For example, in Baltimore, Maryland, only one in five jobs which city residents work at are based within the city.

"It's All About the Dress" by Vicky Tiel - How to get to the top and, more importantly, stay there

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  She grew up in a suburb of Maryland where those government spooks and military types lived.  International clothes designer Vicky Tiel made it quickly, right after she graduated from Parsons. 

How to Feed Your PowerPoint Addiction

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Louis Jewish Federation, and Maryland Nonprofits. Thursday, March 17, 2011 How to Feed Your PowerPoint Addiction Who knew there were smartphone apps designed to help people give better presentations?

Be Clear

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Louis Jewish Federation, and Maryland Nonprofits. Thursday, October 21, 2010 Be Clear Recently, my six-year old son and I were looking around a local diving store. His idea.) My son asked the clerk if he would be allowed to touch a mask and snorkel. The clerk responded, "Not really."

Free Press in America - Already In Play

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" Also, back in September he threatened the Daily Mail and a Maryland blogger with a $150 million libel lawsuit. In 1964, the U.S. Supreme Court made a seminal ruling in "The New York Times v. Sullivan."

Not Doing The Full HuffingtonPost: This Journalism Internship Pays $10 an Hour

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Well, a midsized law firm in Bethesda, Maryland isn't pulling a HufftingtonPost. Thousands of journalism hopefuls are feeling mighty foolish.    There they were laboring in their trusty leader's vineyard, passionate about the liberal message.    Unpaid? 

This Week in History: Government

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Events from July 27 through August 1 : 1779 Birthday (8/1, in Maryland) of Francis Scott Key, who wrote “The Star-Spangled Banner&#. 1789 Congress established the Department of Foreign Affairs (the State Department). 1790 The first U.S. patent was issued. 1790 The first U.S. census began. 1858 Abraham Lincoln agreed to the debate terms that were proposed by Stephen Douglas (senatorial campaign in Illinois). 1921 Birthday of Whitney M. Young, Jr.