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October 25, 2011

Tuesday Tips: When To Kill A Live Interview

by: in: PR Fish Bowl, public relations

This weekend, New York Jets star Darrelle Revis was instructed to hang up during a live radio interview by a member of the team’s PR staff after the conversation started to get testy. It seemed that the host was baiting Revis into saying something he’d regret (which could have hurt the image and selling power…
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April 28, 2011

Have Press Agents Become “Suppress” Agents?

by: in: celebrity, communications, Crenshaw Communications, crisis management, imPRessions, public relations, reputation, social media

Recently I attended an awards luncheon where a prominent PR woman was honored for her fierce protectiveness of her clients and her way of shutting out press who didn’t promise positive coverage. It made me wonder about the guard-dog publicist in the age of social media. A few days later, I read the New York…
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March 18, 2011

TGIF: Charlie Sheen for President?

by: in: PR Fish Bowl

Celebrities-turned-politicians aren’t new … but this one caught our attention. A recent poll from Public Policy Polling revealed that independent voters favor Charlie Sheen over Sarah Palin for President by a 41/36 margin. Sheen’s “winning” outcome is even more surprising given that he’s the “most unpopular” figure they’ve ever polled about, with 67% of respondents indicating an…
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