Crisis BET responds to criticism from journos and publicists(HuffPost) 

Rumors
 Vet Apple reporter says Jay Carney not in running for Apple PR gig (Loopinsight) 

Brands
 10 brands that might disappear in 2015 (Consumerist) 

Profile
 Kara Swisher - Tech's most powerful snoop (New York Magazine) 

Comment
 Are PR people lazy? (M. Prosser) 

Social
 Why arguing on Twitter is so impossible (Vox) 

Viral
 Comcast 'embarrassed' by the service call making Internet rounds (NPR) 

Int'l
 US court partly overturns conviction of Al Qaeda publicist(Reuters) 

RFP
 PR, adv. and web design, VA Railway Express (PDF) 

RFP
 PR for Bozeman, MT (link) 

RFP
 Organize French press trip to The Maldives (link)

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