Brand Eff Up

Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore apologizes for remarks on female tennis players. ( (

What’s Up?

Pope Francis joins IG...thoughts on these these types of figures being on social media (

More algorithms on social media...IG got next (

“Douglas Rushkoff: 'I’m thinking it may be good to be off social media altogether,'”Ian Tucker, The Observer. (

What's Good?

“FTC Slams Lord & Taylor for Not Disclosing Paid Social Posts and Native Ads Brand agrees to settle charges it deceived customers,” by Patrick Coffee, ADWEEK (

“The Rest Is Advertising,” by Jacob Silverman, The Baffler. (

Diggin’ In The Crates

Georgette Kool & The Gang - Summer Madness (

Phil Killing the Host: How Financial Parasites and Debt Bondage Destroy the Global Economy, by Michael Hudson.

Michael Ebo Taylor - Heaven (

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Crew member this week: Radio/TV personality and writer, Georgette Pierre, who’s hosted and produced a nationally syndicated morning show on iHeartRadio in addition to her current YouTube web series, #DearGeorgette.

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