The Ticker: Brand Obama; Cirque du Soleil; Hot Dogs; Diet Pill; Mark Zuckerberg

Advertising Age: President Obama’s Brand Takes Hit after NSA Debacle

The Washington Post: Cirque du Soleil Reacts to ‘Ka’ Tragedy in Las Vegas

Businessweek: Why Americans Are Eating Fewer Hot Dogs

The New York Times: Diet Pill Brand Attempts to Change Public Perception

Los Angeles Times: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Shows Support for Gay Pride