Wondering Who Won the BLOG OFF?
While we’ve all been twiddling our thumbs in anxious anticipation, our BLOG OFF 2008 moderators (Corey Pein of Willamette Week and Amy J. Ruiz of the Portland Mercury) have been […]
In Honor Of Our Worthy Opponents
I just wanted to finish up BLOG OFF 2008 with a tribute to our opponents at the Water Blog. They’ve been good sports and challenging creative competitors. (And by “they” […]
Blog-Off 2008: Rated “R” For An Abundance Of Outrageous Gore
So today’s Blog-Off challenge is a tough one — write something for our work blog that is actually NSFW — Not Safe For Work. And, boy, were we up for […]
Blog-Off 2008: What Not To Do
Today’s Blog-Off challenge from moderator Amy Ruiz: It’s photo day! On the theme of “What Not to Do,” give us a photoshopped illustration(s) and snappy caption(s) for something your agency […]
Blog-Off 2008: This Is Your Brain On Water.
We began this BLOG OFF, in part, because we actually admire the Water Blog and the creative ways they’re teaching Portlanders about water issues. So I was quite happy to […]
Blog-Off 2008: Nessie Attacks, Red Cross Responds
Today’s BLOG OFF 2008 challenge comes from a Portland Mercury reader who said,“I’d like to hear a response plan from each agency on a Nessie-esque beast in the water reservoirs. […]
Blog-Off 2008: Musharraf Gives Up Red Crescent Presidency
Cross Blog is never one to shy away from hot topics. And today, thanks to our Blog-Off moderators, we’ve been asked to comment on the breaking news of the day […]
The BLOG-OFF is ON!
Start your engines, folks! Today is the first day of the greatly anticipated BLOG OFF 2008 – a week-long contest of skill, reflex, and daring unlike any you’ve seen before. […]
Confession: I didn’t make the Blog Off graphic. Here’s who did…
Not to dwell on the Blog Off while there is a lot of other stuff going on, but I just wanted to give a quick shout out to Albert Peter […]
The Best of Cross Blog
For those of you coming to our blog for the very first time thanks to the Blog-Off!, I thought I’d point you in the direction of some of our favorite […]