Author Archives: rjacques62

What Happens When the Ref Gets it Wrong?

Modern digital technology allows anyone with an internet connection and an opinion to weight in on decisions made by a sports official. Using an example from an NFL game this past weekend, this post examines the typical social media response to dubious calls.

Buy It Now: Why Facebook Should Acquire eBay

Facebook is in the business of making connections. They connect you with your old classmates, your favorite celebrities, and the companies you use the most. They can even connect you with a person who is willing to buy your unwanted items. In fact, on June 22, 2017 Facebook changed their mission statement to “Give people […]

Is AFL Survival a Fantasy?

You may be surprised to learn that football doesn’t stop between the Super Bowl and the NFL Preseason. And no, I’m not talking about training camp or college spring games. I’m talking about real, full-contact, high scoring football with pads and fans and touchdown dances. Well, kind of. I’m talking about the Arena Football League, […]

Starting ISYS6621

Sorry everyone, I’m not going to lead off with an old AIM name. To be honest, I was a little late to the social media game. I can still remember when I first started my account – New Year’s Eve of my freshman year in high school. I don’t remember why but it was a […]

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