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the RELAY for LIFE is Finally here!

Posted on July 19, 2008. Filed under: Blogging, Business N Plugs, campaign, death, DJing, First Life, philanthropy, PR, RadioRadio, Real Life, Second Life, Second Life Stuffs, United States, VR worlds | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

And RadioRadio‘s gonna be inspiring folks to walk on, donate, celebrate, remember & fight back for the entire 24 hours of the Relay with some guest* DJs even!  Times below are Pacific/SLT.

Saturday
10 a – 12 p Chet Neurocam
12 p – 2 p Miz Phobos
2 p – 4 p Sezmra Svarog
4 p – 8  p Madame Maracas (me)
8 p – 12 a TriNala (Trinity Serpentine & Nala Galatea)

Sunday
12 a – 2 a Brian Mason
2 a – 4 a Mabb Dilweg*
4 a – 6 a Predreus Twang*
6 a – 10 a Bearinthemorning Holmer*

Thanks again you all helped out so very much in all your different ways to help us help get rid of cancer!  Go Team RadioRadio!

SLURL to our campsite (http://slurl.com/secondlife/Heroes%2020/118/40/25) be sure to view other sites & Walk, Donate, Celebrate, Remember & Fight Back!

If you can’t make it “in” to Second Life to visit the campsite but would like to contribute, or simply prefer to use a credit card to make your donation, here’s a link to Team RadioRadio’s handy dandy official page for donations!

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SLRFL is kicking Cancer’s butt! But good!

Posted on March 19, 2008. Filed under: campaign, First Life, Grass-Roots, metaverse, philanthropy, PR, RadioRadio, Real Life, Second Life, tragedy, VR worlds | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Holy Schnikes! SLRFL (Second Life Relay For Life) is at L$4,292,497 as I write this! That would cost one about 16 grand USD to purchase that many Linden, to give you non-SL folks an idea of what kinda cash we’re talking about here.

Fund raising started at 2 pm Pacific on Saturday March 15th, and it’s about 8:30 pm Pacific on Wednesday the 19th! Our goal for the entire campaign is to raise $ 150,000 (US dollars), 20% of which will go to international “sister” Cancer Societies, 80% will stay in the USA for research, as well as to help those surviving and fighting cancer.

RadioRadio is one of the 81 teams (at last count) formed in SL to raise funds. We’re running about 18th or so as far as total funds collected but as I pointed out earlier, things are just getting going!

Frankly I’d love folks to donate to the RadioRadio team of course, but really, ANY donations going to the American Cancer Society is the point. Who doesn’t want to see all cancer eliminated, relegated to the history books?

More to come!

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RadioRadio Is Silent Today

Posted on June 26, 2007. Filed under: broadcasting, business, campaign, DJing, First Life, Free Speech, Grass-Roots, Music, Politicians, Politics, RadioRadio, Real Life, Second Life, voice, VR worlds, Webcasting |

On purpose. This is a nationwide net radio protest that we’re taking part in, trying to get the heinously unfair legislation threatening RadioRadio and every other net streaming media group’s very existence.

Check out the basics here on the net radio day of silence.

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Still Fighting to keep RadioRadio & other stations online on air …

Posted on April 30, 2007. Filed under: broadcasting, business, campaign, computers, Congress, Dissent, DJing, election, electronic, Free Speech, Grass-Roots, metaverse, Music, Politicians, Politics, PR, RadioRadio, Real Life, Second Life, Technology, tragedy, voting, Webcasting |

Here’s two links with information and suggestions on how to keep internet radio (RadioRadio, NPR, and everyone else inbetween) legal, affordable and doable. The time is now, action is needed or we’ll all lose so much I doubt we can quantify it.



RAIN – Radio And Internet Newsletter


Save Net Radio dot Org




Please understand the danger is real, more than likely if this pile of steaming you-know-what isn’t turned around in Congress, that will be the end of RadioRadio and just about every podcaster, streaming station or interesting bit of audio online that you’ve ever enjoyed or ever might possibly enjoy in the future. This legislation is hateful and nauseating.

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Sick of SL Being Broken, Not Fixed, etc.?

Posted on April 28, 2007. Filed under: Blogging, campaign, computers, Dissent, metaverse, Second Life, security, voice, voting, VR worlds |

Take a look at this, Project Open Letter, a petition to spur Linden Labs to get working on fixing more than they break, and fixing stuff that’s more than overdue repairing. Basically, we’re asking them to provide the service advertised, fix tp’s, friends list issues, sim performance and asset server problems. You know, the stuff that makes SL work or not.

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