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Social Media, the Onion Parody — “And Remember, Any Teenager Could Have Done What We Did”

Ah, the Onion — our era’s greatest source of daily sense through parody. In this excellent video parody of TED Talks, a social media guru takes us on a wonderful intellectual journey . . . on how if you look like you’re doing work, people will pay you for it.

Hat tip to DC for the link.

Happy Friday!

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About Kent Anderson

I am the Publisher at AAAS/Science. Previously, I have worked as CEO/Publisher of the STRIATUS/JBJS, Inc., a publishing executive at the New England Journal of Medicine, and Director of Medical Journals at the American Academy of Pediatrics. Opinions on social media or blogs are my own.

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2 thoughts on “Social Media, the Onion Parody — “And Remember, Any Teenager Could Have Done What We Did”

  1. A disturbingly funny parody on the role of [some] consultants. Freakonomics devoted a podcast to understanding if (and how much) consultants add value to client companies.

    http://www.freakonomics.com/2012/11/26/i-consult-therefore-i-am-a-new-freakonomics-radio-podcast/

    Posted by Phil Davis | Nov 30, 2012, 10:01 am
  2. Which part is a parody?

    Posted by Rey | Dec 1, 2012, 10:14 am

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