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Stewart Lewis – Renaissance Man

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
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“I may be fourteen, but I read the New York Times. I don’t wear hair clips or paint my cell phone with nail polish, and

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One Chance Can Save a Life

Friday, February 7th, 2014
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Paul Potts became a sensation on YouTube after singing “Nessun Dorma”, an aria from Puccini’s opera Turandot, on Simon Cowell’s Britain’s Got Talent. In the

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When YouTube Stunts Go Too Far

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013
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It’s called “gallon smashing,” when pranksters carrying gallons of milk or juice pretend to slip and fall and, in the process, the containers crash to

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Oddly Familiar: A Ben Stiller Show Reunion

Thursday, November 15th, 2012
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As part of the recent New York Comedy Festival, The Paley Center for Media held a panel discussion about The Ben Stiller Show, the short-lived

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I May Be a Twin, But I’m One of a Kind—
Meet Will and Anthony Nunziata

Thursday, July 5th, 2012
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Will Nunziata wore glasses so I might easily distinguish between him and his identical twin, Anthony. As children, their mother often dressed one in red

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Who Should Be a School Bus Monitor?

Monday, June 25th, 2012
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By now the whole world has seen the video of a group of middle school boys bullying Karen Klein, the school bus monitor in Greece,

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I Spy—Photography and the Theater of the Street
At Washington’s National Gallery of Art

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
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Before cell phones and security cameras invaded our privacy, photographers were capturing images of people who, going about their everyday lives, were unaware that their

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Cabaret Honors Its Own

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012
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In a year when the cabaret community has taken some major hits (the passing of Donald Smith, founder of The Mabel Mercer Foundation and its

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