All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘kony’

Social Media Recap [Infographic]

The SEO Company, an English search engine optimization specialist, has teamed up with Louisville, Kentucky-based e-marketing company NowSourcing, to produce the Social Media 2012 Infographic. Pinterest’s meteoric rise is mentioned, though recent reports have noted a loss of popularity. Hacker group Anonymous has hyperactive so far this year, even shutting down the Vatican’s website. The wildly viral KONY video was …

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2-Year-Old Elvis Impersonator Out-Virals Kony

The Kony 2012 dominance over the viral video arena has been outdone by a toddler doing a jig to Elvis’ “Jailhouse Rock.” While Invisible Children’s half hour movie about Ugandan war criminal Joseph Kony became the most virulent video ever, with average views of 412K per day, its 3-week dominance has ended. In its place is the Elvis impersonation of …

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Jason Russell Of Kony 2012 Caught Naked In Public On Video [NSFW]

As previously reported, Jason Russell, co-founder of Invisible Children, and the man behind the huge viral video that has received so much attention over the last couple weeks, Kony 2012, was arrested in San Diego after an incident which reports indicated included allegations of public intoxication, vandalism, and masturbating in public (police said one caller indicated he was “perhaps masturbating,” …

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Kony 2012 Screening In Uganda Elicits Strong Criticism

Unless you’ve been under one mighty huge rock lately, the words Kony 2012 probably engender some sort of feeling deep inside you. Whether it’s disgust at the actions of Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony, or skepticism about the movement’s tactics and concerns about “slacktivism,” you probably have something to say on the topic. And people’s opinions have been shared, to an …

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Jon Stewart Satirizes KONY 2012 Video

KONY 2012 is one of the most talked about videos on YouTube, reaching over 75 million views after being uploaded only 8 days ago. The video tugs at the heartstrings, while exposing the barbarism of Ugandan guerilla leader Joseph Kony. If you are tired of hearing about it on Facebook or Twitter, join the club. Then watch Jon Stewart roast …

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Homeless Hotspots Under Fire

Marketing agency BBH Labs, an affiliate of Bartle Bogle Hegarty, is presently defending itself at SXSW, after unveiling “Homeless Hotspots,” a promotional concept that involves giving homeless people a 4G connection and a sign. BBH Labs discussed their Homeless Hotspots idea in a blog post – “This year in Austin, as you wonder between locations murmuring to your coworker about …

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