Why You Should Always Read the Book First

When I was in elementary and middle school I was the level reader snob that competed in an annual competition called “Battle of the Books.” For thos unfamiliar, BoB as we affectionately called it, was a competition where students had the entire school year to read a…

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Turning the Dismissal into Discovery

You’ve been fine-tuning the moment for weeks: How you’ll stride into his office, announce you are quitting, deliver your pithy but subtly scathing statement, and stride out victoriously to the sound of Queen singing “We Are The Champions” in your head. At the same time, Maria Shifrin…

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Thursday Morning Melody: Paper Doll

John Mayer and “prancercise” all in one? This must be too good to be true. The internet has been in a tizzy recently over the unearthed video of Joanna Rohrback’s hilarious and endearing exercise video, “Prancercise.” Picking up on this YouTube sensation, John Mayer decided to release…

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