Every weekday, PR Daily associate editor Alan Pearcy highlights the day’s most compelling stories and amusing marginalia on the Web in this, #TheDailySpin.
This video of Jeremiah McDonald
, 32, interviewing his 12-year-old self has topped 1 million views in a day. It’s brilliant.
In less cheerful news, the jobs report for June came out this morning, and the country added a mere 80,000 jobs—below expectations of 100,000—keeping the unemployment rate at 8.2 percent. Presumptive GOP candidate Mitt Romney called it a "kick in the gut
PR software provider Cision will soon be adding to the nation’s unemployed when it completes an expected layoff of 139 employees at its offices in Chicago and nearby Rockford, Ill.
How are Mitt Romney and President Obama framing the news? In terms of family vacations, that’s how
Speaking of vacation, Virgin America is offering $55 tickets
in honor of grabbing the Travel & Leisure
magazine’s top ranking for domestic air carriers
for the fifth straight year.
Let’s hope Virgin isn’t promoting that Facebook, where a report says the new Timeline feature has caused a 53 percent drop in tab engagement on brand pages
Here’s something to drop in your stomach: an all-bacon burger
My emotions are so mixed on this one.
Alan Pearcy is off this week. Michael Sebastian, the managing editor of PR Daily, is filling in.