What Does Billy the Bear Do Over Winter Break?

It’s five o’clock in the morning and I have an idea stuck in my head. The sun isn’t quite up yet, but I’m thinking about Billy the Bear.

So, I do what any self-respecting millennial does; I make a half-squint with one eye as I fumble for the notes app on my iPhone. I type out the following words:
“Billy the Bear dancing around campus over winter break. Maybe something about hibernation?”

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The Rise of the Social Media Week Elevator

What was supposed to be a convention celebrating conversation and community was deteriorating into a chaotic, anger-fueled mess.

While waiting in line on the first afternoon, Brendon and I were killing time by flipping through the promoted #SMWNYC hashtag. The sentiment was predictably overwhelmingly negative. A stream meant to serve as a SMWNYC highlight reel was disintegration into a hate-fueled string of mini-rants; 140-character complaint upon 140-character complaint, industry giants and social media influencers all publicly decrying the slow pace and disorganization of the elevator system.

"Wouldn't it be great if someone made a parody account for the elevator?" Brendon joked

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