Category: Media

Media
// January 12, 2017

The cancellation of Netflix’s Marco Polo serves as a business lesson. After citing a $200 million loss, Netflix needs to alter original content plans. The streaming service requires smarter spending on original content. They need more lean media while retaining the quality that critics have acclaimed. Marco Polo received the label of Netflix’s version of the…

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Media
// January 4, 2017

BAFTA adds mandate that only films  with diversity (cast and crew) will be considered for awards.  A noble gesture in nature.  However, this may set a precedent of artistic regulation.  The mandate potentially compromises filmmakers’ ability to partner with optimal collaborators, which compromises films. There are plenty of points to discuss.  Leave your thoughts and…

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Media
// December 23, 2016

  Streaming service empire Netflix cancels its original series Marco Polo amid a reported $200 million loss after two seasons and short film.   There are plenty of points to discuss.  Leave your thoughts and comments below.  Follow me on the below social media channels: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JohnWareJunior/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JohnWareJunior  

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Media
// December 7, 2016

  Covering the issue of ‘sexy white moms’ vs. ‘sexy black moms’ in Google Search, how it can be handled and why it’s not Google’s fault.  Here is a response to a complaint to Google about the images shown when “sexy black moms” is searched: “Nah it’s sad but what they are saying is that…

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Media
// December 7, 2016

  SPOILER ALERT!  Audio discussion of Insecure’s Lawrence and his sexual encounter with Tasha the bank teller after his breakup with Issa. There are plenty of points to discuss.  Leave your thoughts and comments below.  Follow me on the below social media channels: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JohnWareJunior/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JohnWareJunior

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Media
// December 7, 2016

  Audio discussion on fake news, solutions for web journalism, ethics, practices and how readers can vet sites.  Fake news site link Article: http://nymag.com/selectall/2016/11/fake-facebook-news-sites-to-avoid.html   There are plenty of points to discuss.  Leave your thoughts and comments below.  Follow me on the below social media channels: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JohnWareJunior/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JohnWareJunior

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Media
// November 19, 2016

  Discussion of how Republican Donald Trump won the 2016 Presidential Election.  Various areas of society share responsibility.  Beyond the voters, the list includes the media’s political pundits, the extreme leftists and uninspired Hillary Clinton voters.  Below is a comment on a friend’s Facebook page on how Trump got elected: “Trump won for various reasons….

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