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2014/07/24 01:00
2014/07/24 01:00
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Ira Glass is a writer, producer, storyteller and performer. His show, This American Life, has set the contemporary standard of nonfiction radio shows, and it has influenced and inspired countless...
2014/07/24 01:00
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2014/07/23 16:16
2014/07/23 16:16
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Allyson Boggess seeks balance. The downtown Phoenix poet and educator has had poems published by Watershed Review, PANK, and The Collagist and teaches writing at both Arizona State University and the...
2014/07/17 16:18
2014/07/17 16:18
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Last week's episode of my favorite radio program, "This American Life," was entitled "A Little Bit of Knowledge," and it dealt with stories about "the pitfalls of knowing just a little bit too...
2014/07/16 18:45
2014/07/16 18:45
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Yes, they share the last name, but with McCarthy a fairly common surname it still came as a surprise when former Playboy Playmate Jenny tweeted at the hilarious "Bridesmaids" star: "Congrats to my...
2014/07/15 22:26
2014/07/15 22:26
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Don't let the title fool you — “Sex Tape” is a love story. “The moral of the story is to keep the romantic relationship with your significant other at the forefront,” explained Jason Segel at the...
2014/07/15 00:57
2014/07/15 00:57
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Published: Monday, July 14, 2014, 4:56 p.m. The Riff Report: New music this week This CD cover image released by Harvest shows "World Peace Is None Of Your Business," by Morrissey. Morrissey —...
2014/07/11 22:29
2014/07/11 22:29
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A funny thing happened on the way to Healdsburg. And if local sons Sal Costanzo and Cory Loykasek have it their way, the laughs will keep on coming. Costanzo, a local high school history teacher and...
2014/07/11 14:48
2014/07/11 14:48
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Allow me to set the scene: It’s Neko Case as a cross between Star Trek and Princess Leia and Kelly Hogan in a full Chewbacca suit. Science fiction characters roam free. And Ellie Kemper (“Bridesmaids”...
2014/07/11 02:39
2014/07/11 02:39
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Roman Mars’s 99% Invisible bills itself as “a tiny radio show about design, architecture and the 99-per-cent invisible activity that shapes our world,” but it’s hardly so little any more. Midway...
2014/07/09 09:04
2014/07/09 09:04
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PHOTO: Gary Zurbuchen and Joyce Graves rehearse a scene for Attic Theatre’s production of “Deathtrap.” Attic Theatre photo GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Below is information on Door Shakespeare’s “The...
2014/07/08 06:46
2014/07/08 06:46
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... the first couple years you make stuff," public radio host Ira Glass stated once, "it's just not that good. It's trying to be, but it's not." Glass' pep talk, directed at creatives but applicable...
2014/07/04 17:37
2014/07/04 17:37
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... The thing I’m most looking forward to at Latitude is… Making new friends. 3. The worst lie I’ve ever told was… “I know exactly what I'm doing.” 4. My secret talent is…. Drawing cartoons. 5....
2014/07/04 14:49
2014/07/04 14:49
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So the Rebirth Brass Band was in New York City recently and they met up with everyone's favorite vulgar hand-puppet, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog to collaborate on the satirical song "Welcome to...
2014/07/03 03:15
2014/07/03 03:15
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Joel Levinson and his big brother, Stephen, hope the love story from the perspective of the common cold that rock goddess Aimee Mann sings on their new comedy album “2776” will leave you in...
2014/07/02 20:21
2014/07/02 20:21
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July 2 (Bloomberg) -- LHB Sports, Entertainment and Media CEO Lee Berke discusses the importance of live sports for television and media on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg) When Chicago Public...
2014/07/02 16:45
2014/07/02 16:45
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As part of our new Listen to This series, we caught up with Savage for a quick conversation about his advice podcast, Savage Lovecast. The conversation quickly derailed into a long discussion about...
2014/06/26 17:39
2014/06/26 17:39
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Abumrad And Krulwich: Lab Partners Forever Although the on-air chemistry between Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, hosts of WNYC's Radiolab, is a big reason for their show's success, their initial...
2014/06/26 08:26
2014/06/26 08:26
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Local audiences have something to look forward to in the coming academic year. The University of Iowa’s Hancher announced the lineup of performances for the 2014-15 season. Tickets will go on sale...
2014/06/24 19:18
2014/06/24 19:18
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Ira Glass is the host of "This American Life," which is usually the most downloaded podcast in the U.S. each week. Over his 30-year career, Glass has developed into one of the nation's most acclaimed...
2014/06/24 06:09
2014/06/24 06:09
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Conor: Characters come from different places, some are based on real people, some are just created as a function of the topic we're covering. I also try to have characters that are like someone you...
2014/07/24 01:00
2014/07/24 01:00
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