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June 23, 2008


We're doing something right!

I'm referring, of course, to the royal "We." Today, Midnight Sun has its first partially sponsored ad (look near the top of your screen). It's for Bedrock. Big deal, right? Actually, it kind of is.

That means enough people are reading this bloggy that the Advertising Gods sold (suckered) someone into paying money for little old Midnight Sun.

I'd pat myself on the back, but my shoulders are so swoll it's hard to reach. 

Now if only I could get Chipotle to endorse either this blog or my radio show. Come on Ad Gods! Shower me with steak burritos!

(Photo of me by me. My, what a lovely thumb I have.)  

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 11:05 AM | | Comments (4)
Categories: Random stuff


Congrats! I hope when you get back that thumb has a tan.

Are sponsors safe from any future criticism????

Bedrock is very cool place to go. I have been there twice and have had a great time. I have been there on Fridays but I believe there is something different every night. Go and check it out.

Hahahaha that's a good question Jason

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Erik Maza is a features reporter at the Baltimore Sun. He writes for several sections of the Sun paper and contributes weekly columns on music and nightlife. He also writes and edits the Midnight Sun blog. He often covers entertainment, business, and the business of entertainment. Occasionally, he writes about Four Loko, The Block, the liquor board, and those who practice "simulated sex with a potted palm tree." Before The Sun, he was a reporter at the Miami New Times. He's also written for Miami magazine, the Orlando Sentinel, the Sarasota Herald Tribune and the Gainesville Sun. Got tips? Gripes? Pitches? He's reachable at Click here to keep up with the dumb music he's listening to.

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