Every week, The Big Smoke presents industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we chart the media landscape, we list the thirty ad people you should be following on Twitter, and we wonder if advertising can beat the alt-right.
There’s a cathartic place to group and complain on Twitter as a collection of Trump voters are voicing their regrets.
The “Weak” in U.S. Politics: A week of déjà vu with Trump offending on Twitter again and Clinton having to defend her Clinton Foundation.
The “Weak” in U.S. Politics: Trump hints at Clinton being killed, maybe, I don’t know; Clinton releases her tax returns to pressure Trump to do the same; and discerning Trump’s tweets from his team’s.
How the RNC fared against the DNC, Trump and Twitter, and why an ex-Australian Prime Minister needs Clinton to win.
The “Weak” in U.S. Politics: Trump fails at Twitter again, Sanders supporters sue the Democratic National Committee, and Clinton voluntarily sits with the FBI.
Ross Blanchard reveals how he trolled the Bundy militia using Twitter with his satirical “Malheur Diary” about a fictitious, unwitting character inside the Malheur Refuge.