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My favorite video so far of Jayson Werth’s Game 4 walk-off home run for the Nats

October 12, 2012


This is my favorite video so far of Jayson Werth’s NLDS Game 4 walk-off home run for the Nats. “I HIT RECORD!” is the new “GIANTS WIN THE PENNANT!” (via @recordsANDradio) Related articles StubHub before and after Jayson Werth’s Game 4 walk-off home run (

Spring adult kickball and dodgeball leagues

February 6, 2012


The push is on for our spring WAKA Kickball and Dodgeball leagues. Like it says on our Facebook page right now, “Round up your office team…email your friends and put a group together…or sign-up as a free agent and meet new people. Spring is right around the corner and the options are endless with WAKA!” […]

YouTube video on franchise program

January 30, 2012


We have a new video up on YouTube now for WAKA’s social sports franchise program. Check it out below and, if you aren’t looking to own a social sports franchise yourself, we’ll give you $2,000 if you send an owner/operator our way through our franchise referral program.

Kevin Weekes says Caps now “the main team” in DC area sports scene

December 2, 2011


Speaking on the NHL Network about the Anaheim Ducks hiring of former Caps coach Bruce Boudreau, Kevin Weekes praised Boudreau for putting Caps “back on the radar” and said, “they’re now the main team back in the DC area in terms of the sports scene.” True? Do the Caps come ahead of the Skins as […]

WAKA Kickball on ESPN’s Mike & Mike

August 12, 2011


I came across this on YouTube this morning. A few years ago, former NFL player Mike Golic of ESPN’s Mike & Mike show stumbled upon a WAKA Kickball game in Connecticut and ended up rolling out the first pitch. Here he is talking about it on the show. Related articles There are no lockouts in […]

Live music at Dogfish Head

July 3, 2011


Some video I took last night… Jon Kaplan from DC band Bicycle Thieves, covering Bob Dylan’s “Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues” at Dogfish Head Alehouse in Gaithersburg, MD – July 2, 2011 Related articles Live blues in Montgomery County (

Pottermore, J.K. Rowling and making fans feel important and appreciated

June 26, 2011


Time will tell what Pottermore will be like, but J.K. Rowling shows how to make fans feel important with her video announcing the website. While promoting the new product, she spends a good deal of time saying thank you and crediting fans: “I am still astonished and delighted by the response the stories met.” “…Harry’s […]

Kickball ad during NCAA tournament

March 21, 2011


I enjoyed seeing kickball featured prominently in a commercial during the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament this weekend. And the ad was for a good cause too — as the NCAA Fund the Future website explains it, “The NCAA and are working together to put academic and athletic supplies back into the hands of teachers […]

Viral Kickball Video

March 10, 2011


The video below went online last Friday and now has over 13,000 views, thanks to mentions by D Magazine and Deadspin, as well as a lot of shares on Twitter and Facebook along with views by WAKA Kickball players all over the country. Filming for the show “Cheaters” spilled over onto a WAKA Kickball field. […]

NBD: Never Been to Dallas Syndrome

September 29, 2010


I’m not a Skins fan but, as a guy who’s married to someone who roots for Duke—even though she never went to the school, doesn’t have any family who went to the school and has never lived anywhere near the school—I find this video pretty funny.

D.C. Metro Escalators Summed Up in One Lyric

September 15, 2010


“We sent a man to the moon brought him back two weeks later apparently not as long as it takes to fix an escalator” – GoRemy

Talk to Chuck…using social media

November 11, 2009


While on the D.C. Metro one day this week, a Charles Schwab ad campaign inside the train caught my attention. In the bottom left hand corner of the ads (similar to the one featured here on the right), they have included a series of icons directing people to social media sites Facebook, Yelp and YouTube. […]

Speaking at PRSA Event October 28

October 6, 2009


On October 28, I’ll be speaking at an event hosted by the National Capital Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The panel is “What’s All the Twitter About?: Adding Social Media to Your PR Strategy” and I’ll be speaking about how we’ve added social media into the overall PR strategy at ABCTE. […]


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