Monthly Archives: October 2011

A wicked Q&A with Amanda Jane

Since its Broadway opening on Oct. 30, 2003, Wicked has won 35 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tonys. Amanda Jane Cooper plays Glinda in the show based on Gregory Maguire’s book of the same title. The actress spoke with me … Continue reading

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One symmetrical moment

What is genius? Time. Time and a little creativity/inspiration/spark. Here are two more breathtaking videos made in conjunction with Radiolab. Moments and Symmetry. Be inspired.

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Kickstarter

Busy week. No, really. But check out this lead from a piece in Wired’s latest issue: “If time were really money, as they say, the people with the most time — children on summer vacation, the unemployed, residents of retirement … Continue reading

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Home, home, home

It’s Homecoming at Mizzou. It’s a century of coming home, and it’s 100 years of Tiger tradition. Mizzou Rah! Black and gold. A weekend of mid-semester madness. See ya out there, Tigers.

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Cut through the clutter, one butter knife at a time

October is a scary month. Deadlines are piled on top of one another, weekends are filled with distractions (triathlon, triathlon and Homecoming this Saturday) and weekdays are jammed in an attempt to stave off the impending crush of paperwork and assignments. … Continue reading

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