Today marks the one year anniversary of the launch of this blog, previously titled “Darren Garnick’s Media Lab.”
All my focus groups indicated that the “Media Lab” moniker sounded pretentious, almost as if I were trying to pass myself off as an affiliate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. (As an aside, the MIT Media Lab is working on a super cool project called “Lifelong Kindergarten.”)
But back to my blogging anniversary. In lieu of sending cake or roses, why not treat yourself to a complimentary subscription to Culture Schlock?
P.S. If you like the mocking tone of the Blogging inspirational poster pictured above, it is available from the wickedly brilliant folks at Despair.com, unquestionably the best business satirists in the business.
P.P.S. Does using the word “lieu” make me sound pretentious?