No Joke for Comedian Jimmy Carr. Avoiding Taxes At a Very Hard Price

Jimmy Carr is a successful, well known and prestigious comedian in Britain. As an indirect measure of popularity, Carr counts with 2.3 million followers in Twitter. He has some 460,000 like his Facebook fans page. The Times published two days ago (19 June 2012) an article explaining that Carr was benefitting from reduced tax payments…

Country Branding and Crisis in Mega Events. Image Impact for Poland of Clashes Between Polish and Russian Fans. Football Euro 2012.

Mega Events and City and Country Branding UEFA Euro 2012 is the top football championship in Europe at national teams level. It receives huge media coverage all over Europe and it creates media interests in countries outside Europe with football (soccer) tradition. UEFA Euro tournament can be considered a regional mega event. As such, countries…

Ratatouille’s friends loving fast food Quick Belleville Paris. An astonishing ‘c’est la vie’ response to a serious reputation scandal.

We study another reputation crisis born in the social media. We will show as always measurements and metrics about this case. @Clouzal’s pic of mice in Quick Belleville Paris, uploaded in Twitter Clouzal is a Twitter user (@clouzal). He is apparently someone professionally or personally interested in French politics and politics journalism. He is a…

Will Football Coach Pep Guardiola Quit FC Barcelona? Yes, Twitter Sentiment Analysis Say

Update: This post is all about social media perceptions before press conference was given by FC Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola about his future. By 13:38 CET 27 April 2012. Sandro Rosell, President FC Barcelona: Sandro Rosell announces that Josep Guardiola will not continue as FC Barcelona’s manager. #FCBLive — FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) abril 27, 2012…

What Coentrao at Bayern Munich Vs Real Madrid Football Champions League Is Telling About Social Media Reputation

Bayern Munich (Germany) played against Real Madrid (Spain) the first leg of the two games semifinals of the 2012 UEFA Champions League in the Allianz Arena, Munich, the 17 April 2012. Bayern Munich won the match 2-1 scoring the winning goal in the last minute. The goal was scored by Mario Gomez, receiving a ball…

8.6 Quake Near Sumatra Indonesia and Tsunami Warning April 2012. Media Impact Analysis

A 8.6 Earthquake near Sumatra, a risk of ‘widespread destructive tsunami’ Indonesia was struck in 11 April 2012 by a massive quake at 2h38 pm local time, 10h38 am CET. It was estimated to be a 8.6-8.9 magnitude quake (depending of the sources). Epicenter was in the Indic Ocean, at some 500 kilometers West from…