Some years ago my wife submitted an editorial to our local newspaper, the Wisconsin State Journal. It spoke out against the plan for a company headquarters building to be erected in our neighborhood right along the lake which would have necessitated the demolition of the neighborhood of houses, including the one we were renting. Her Read More →

I would like to see all the contextual advertising networks like Google AdSense, YPN (Yahoo Publishing Network), Chitika, etc. have an option where, instead of getting a check or electronic payment to your bank account, you could donate your revenue earnings directly to a charity of your choice. Does anybody know if an ad network Read More →

For those of you not familiar with lead singer of U2, Bono’s “Product Red,” it is a wonderful charitable initiative to help fight AIDS in Africa. (More about “Red” from the BBC and from Blog Red.) Bono has already signed up some stellar brands as partners, including American Express, Gap, Converse and Giorgio Armani. American Read More →