Michelle Obama Farewell

You have to hand it to Jimmy Fallon--he and Michelle Obama make good TV, and now the Internet is abuzz with a viral video of the FLOTUS (nearly 400,000 views on YouTube.) Fallon also made New jersey Governor Chris Christie semi-cool. #MichelleObama #JimmyFallon #viral #YouTube

12 Days of Christmas (Manners)

On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me...one church that sang virally. On the second day of Christmas, my true love gave to me...two Christmas yogis and one church that sang virally. On the third day of Christmas, my true love gave to me...three Santa texts, two Christmas yogis and one church that sang virally. On the fourth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me... four Christmas jammies, three Santa texts, two Christmas yogis and one church that sang vira

AUGNM Roundup for the Week of November 28, 2016

There is no shortage of good and bad Internet behavior out there, so we're continuing our weekly feature of the highlights and misses in the digital world over the previous seven days. First, some terminology. UGM Tip: Something particularly good we've noticed. "404": A 404 is "Page Not Found," so it represents a goof on the Internet. Skull and Crossbones: Danger! UGM Tip: #GivingTuesday. It's more than a hashtag, it's a movement. GivingTuesday.com offers this mission statem

AUGNM Roundup for the Week of November 14, 2016

There is no shortage of good and bad Internet behavior out there, so we're continuing our weekly feature of the highlights and misses in the digital world. First, some terminology. UGM Tip: Something particularly good we've noticed. "404": A 404 is "Page Not Found," so it represents a goof on the Internet. Skull and Crossbones: Danger! UGM Tip: The Web site HoopLaHa, aka the good news Web site, launched a new Web series called "The Passion project," and the series premiere ep

Dogs and Politics and the Dumbest Headline (plus UGM on Twitter)

"I love a dog, he does nothing for political reasons."--Will Rogers (Quotes) Cats may rule and dogs drool, but you don't release a headline making fun of a dog's death the way Jezebel.com did to US VP candidate Governor Mike Pence. The headline: "An October Surprise for Mike Pence's Dog: Death". Now, Joan Rivers may have been the queen of anti-PC behavior, saying: However, Joan Rivers would probably not post a political headline about a dead dog. A Yorkie once saved her life.

UGM: Teacher2Teacher

While we're categorizing the questionable goings-on we see on the internet and shedding a light on them, for example creepy clown posts, we like to light one candle as well as curse the darkness. We present an apple to Teacher2Teacher. The group invites you to #ShareYourLightbulbMoment. The organization also invites you to "Tell Us Why You Teach" via a Web site called Storify that allows you to create and share stories. A+++++ Way to #Think--and inspire others to do the same!

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