Steve Almond

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Name: Steve Almond
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Salon: Football Is Evil, And You Shouldn’t Watch It

If you’re looking for bat guano insane on the web, Salon is a great place to start. Regarding a different article, Steven Hayward wrote about Salon There are days when I wonder whether Salon is for real, or whether it’s an elaborate gag, similar to ... [Publicerad Right Wing News blog - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Living Longer: The Untapped Skills Of Senior Citizens

Remember — we were people before we were seniors. And we still are.In which Steve Almond counsels a bro on his attitude toward women.In spite of all the psychiatric dysfunction passed down along generations of my birth family and my built family, we are ... [Publicerad WBUR - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Heavy Meddle: I Hate My Best Friend’s Girlfriend

Remember — we were people before we were seniors. And we still are.In which counsels a bro on his attitude toward women.In spite of all the psychiatric dysfunction passed down along generations of my birth family and my built family, we are also the lucky ... [Publicerad WBUR - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Author Jeff Koehler - AARP

Jeff Koehler is a writer, photographer and cookbook author who spends much of his time traveling throughout the Mediterranean region learning about the food and culture.His first book, La Paella: Deliciously Authentic Rice Dishes from Spain’s Mediterranean ... [Publicerad AARP - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Heavy Meddle: Should I Wait For My True Love To Love Me Back?

The media and the government may have turned a light onto sexual violence on campus, but effective prevention can only happen one student at a time.I’m in love with someone who isn’t returning my feelings. Is it time to move on?If Hani and I had grown ... [Publicerad WBUR - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

On the Popularity of John Oliver's Last Week Tonight and the Limits of Satire

This morning Paul posted another John Oliver clip, as have many blogs on many mornings of late. Last Week Tonight has enjoyed an unmistakable traction since it premiered in late April of this year, and there are good reasons for that. Paul mentions a ... [Publicerad Stranger - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Heavy Meddle: My Friend Won't Leave Her Miserable Job!

Police who stop or search people based on race rather than evidence of criminal activity are not keeping us safe. Arming police as if they were waging a war against their fellow Americans does not keep us free.Help! My friend’s work woes are spreading ... [Publicerad WBUR - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

How John Oliver Torpedoed the Reassuring Tropes of Fake News

The “Last Week Tonight” host isn’t interested in offering a balm for tough times. He wants you to pay attention.Steve AlmondIt’s been something of a shock — and a joyous one — to see how quickly John Oliver’s HBO program, “Last Week Tonight,” has gone ... [Publicerad RINF.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

In Praise of Bad Writing

August 18 th is Bad Poetry Day, a celebration of terrible verse. Take a break from your blog to check out the poetry of William McGonagall , who is widely considered to be the worst poet who ever lived. But when you get back to your own work, consider ... [Publicerad Business 2 Community - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Bob Kerr: Taking the cure and leaving behind something that hurts

It’s something you might not have given hours of thought to, but if you had to pick your favorite day of the week and time of year, what would it be? What day in what season seems to offer up life with a little extra zest, a little more promise of new ... [Publicerad Providence Journal - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Some thoughts on provocation and the Stephen A. Smith controversy

Here we go again.Another loud-mouthed commentator was recently perpetuating the storyline that somehow, victims of domestic violence provoke their abusers.This time, it was Steven A. Smith on ESPN’s First Take.In a two minute diatribe, Smith at first ... [Publicerad Georgetown News-Graphic - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Lexington Community Education’s fall catalog now available online

Lexington Community Education’s fall catalog is now available online and will soon be delivered to all Lexington residents. New classes, perennial favorites and LCE’s speaker series continue presenting many new, exciting and engaging topics. Featured ... [Publicerad Wicked Local Lexington - Aug 11 2014]

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Could Self-Driving Cars Ever Master Boston’s St... [Publicerad WBUR - 13 hours ago]
Salon: Football Is Evil, And You Shouldn’t Watc... [Publicerad Right Wing News blog - Sep 01 2014]
Heavy Meddle: I Hate My Best Friend’s Girlfriend [Publicerad WBUR - Sep 01 2014]
Living Longer: The Untapped Skills Of Senior Ci... [Publicerad WBUR - Sep 01 2014]
Author Jeff Koehler - AARP [Publicerad AARP - Aug 29 2014]
Around Lexington [Publicerad Wicked Local Lexington - Aug 28 2014]
Abbreviated pundit round-up: Funeral in Ferguso... [Publicerad Daily Kos - Aug 25 2014]
Heavy Meddle: Should I Wait For My True Love To... [Publicerad WBUR - Aug 25 2014]
Deloitte “Middle East Point Of View”: Social Pr... [Publicerad Dubai City Info - Aug 22 2014]
On the Popularity of John Oliver's Last Week To... [Publicerad Stranger - Aug 19 2014]
Heavy Meddle: My Friend Won't Leave Her Miserab... [Publicerad WBUR - Aug 18 2014]
Deloitte "Middle East Point Of View": Social Pr... [Publicerad Middle East Events - Aug 17 2014]
Deloitte "Middle East Point of View": Social pr... [Publicerad Zawya.com - Aug 17 2014]
How John Oliver Torpedoed the Reassuring Tropes... [Publicerad RINF.com - Aug 15 2014]
In Praise of Bad Writing [Publicerad Business 2 Community - Aug 15 2014]
John Oliver won’t be your therapist: How he tor... [Publicerad 3quarksdaily - Aug 15 2014]
Bob Kerr: Taking the cure and leaving behind so... [Publicerad Providence Journal - Aug 15 2014]
Some thoughts on provocation and the Stephen A.... [Publicerad Georgetown News-Graphic - Aug 14 2014]
Lexington Community Education’s fall catalog no... [Publicerad Wicked Local Lexington - Aug 11 2014]
Your Sex Wishes Granted [Publicerad Mens Health South Africa - Aug 11 2014]
Heavy Meddle: Should I Try To Convince My Siste... [Publicerad WBUR - Aug 11 2014]
Perspective It’s crunch time [Publicerad Boston Globe - Aug 08 2014]
Heavy Meddle: Should I Help My Hubby Go On Man ... [Publicerad WBUR - Aug 04 2014]
Help! I’m A Magnet For Pushy Salespeople! [Publicerad WBUR - Jul 28 2014]
Video Sunday: The Butterknife Thief [Publicerad School Library Journal - Jul 27 2014]
The Muse & the Market Place [Publicerad PublishersWeekly.com - May 16 2014]
BEA 2014: Adult Galleys to Grab [Publicerad PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 26 2014]
Abbreviated pundit round-up: Reid staves off mo... [Publicerad Daily Kos - Jan 27 2014]
"Just so we’re clear on this: I still love foot... [Publicerad Althouse - Jan 26 2014]
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Salon: Football Is Evil, And You Shouldn’t Watc... [Publicerad Right Wing News blog - Sep 01 2014]
If you’re looking for bat guano insane on the web, Salon is a great place to start. Regarding a different article, Steven Hayward wrote about Salon There are days when I wonder whether Salon is for real, or whether it’s an elaborate gag, similar to ...
John Oliver won’t be your therapist: How he tor... [Publicerad 3quarksdaily - Aug 15 2014]
Steve Almond in Salon: It’s been something of a shock — and a joyous one — to see how quickly John Oliver’s HBO program, “Last Week Tonight,” has gone from an awkward up-and-comer to an outright hit. Not only is the program wildly  popular  with ...
Abbreviated pundit round-up: Reid staves off mo... [Publicerad Daily Kos - Jan 27 2014]
Paul Krugman at The New York Times writes— Paranoia of the Plutocrats : Extreme inequality, it turns out, creates a class of people who are alarmingly detached from reality—and simultaneously gives these people great power. The example many are buzzing ...
"Just so we’re clear on this: I still love foot... [Publicerad Althouse - Jan 26 2014]
"I love the tension between the ornate structure of the game and its improvisatory chaos, and I love the way great players find opportunity, even a mystical kind of order, in the midst of that chaos. The problem is that I can no longer indulge these pleasures ...
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