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Posted on 16. Dec, 2009 by Azriel Relph.
The Empire State Building lit it’s tower to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China in September. More than a couple of people were not psyched. Here’s a slideshow and story.
Posted on 10. Dec, 2009 by Azriel Relph.
On Nov. 10, almost 5 million people purchased the video game “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2.” Raking in $310 million, it was the highest grossing first-24-hours for any entertainment product. That’s right, no Michael Bay film, Michael Crichton book or Michael Jackson album has made that much in one day. The game is an [...]
Posted on 06. Oct, 2009 by Azriel Relph.
Check out this video from Monocle. (Sorry it isn’t available for embed) Obviously I am just reposting this, but the contrast in this elegant multimedia story about a guy delivering the news on a chalkboard in civil war-torn Liberia really struck me. (Besides, the New York Times had this one three years ago). It made [...]
Posted on 21. Sep, 2009 by Azriel Relph.
Bernard Stein, professor at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, who is editor of the Hunts Point Express and Mott Haven Herald will be honored by the Bronx River Alliance at their “Upstream Soirée” at Hunts Point Riverside Park on Thursday, Sept. 24. Stein started the two student-run non-profit community newspapers after retiring as Editor of the Riverdale [...]