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Sean Rameswaram

Sean Rameswaram is a Studio 360 producer. He also posts and hosts Sideshow. You can find both Sean and Sideshow on Twitter.

Sean is the sole Canadian-born American of Sri Lankan pedigree who loves to speak Spanish on staff at Studio 360. He has spent time covering arts and culture in Toronto, Los Angeles, Santiago de Chile, the Monterey Bay area, and Washington, D.C. He also manages Goodosphere.com, a blog filled with hopeful tales, Internet funnies, and creative efforts. When not nerding out about music, movies, and other pop culture phenomena, Sean has filed news spots and features for KUSP in Santa Cruz, KQED in San Francisco, WAMU in Washington, and NPR News. He also raps. Inquire within.

Sean Rameswaram appears in the following:

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Thursday, July 31, 2014

This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Inside America's rooms on YouTube, defending Fred Flintstone, the "Pendulum" in FKA twigs' pocket, Sad Full House, and slug solos. 

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Lucy Fixed Hollywood's Female Superhero Problem

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Scarlett Johansson took a bunch of drugs, started using more of her brain, and beat up The Rock at the box office this weekend. 

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Sideshow Podcast: Pogo is YouTube's Favorite Musician

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Where some mash-up artists stun with clever technique or surreal juxtapositions, Pogo is first and foremost a fan, passionate and careful with sources like Alice in Wonderland and Fresh Prince. 

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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Thursday, July 24, 2014

This week in “Thanks, Internet” — The New Yorker looks down on the city, an efficiency expert recuts Family Feud, a fan-made episode of Sailor Moon, a background guy gets the spotlight, and Twitter's much-needed glimmer of hope.

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Sideshow Podcast: How Animation Helps Us Appreciate Good Audio

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The greatest interview ever recorded won’t get as many hits on YouTube as a cat giving a high five. The people behind Blank on Blank are using animation to make audio go viral.

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Sideshow Podcast: Gay of Thrones and the TV Recap Revolution

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

The Internet was supposed to kill TV, but the two have become BFFs. Show recaps are now an art form, and nobody does it better than a Los Angeles hairstylist named Jonathan Van Ness.

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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Thursday, June 26, 2014

This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Google Street Art, a short film you wish was longer, an uplifting song about death, a slapstick take on the "First Kiss" video, and the best bootleg DVD art you'll ever see.

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Jimmy Fallon Sells Out(back Steakhouse)

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Attention hosts of late night: If you're going to force-feed us ads, at least make them funny.

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Five Things You Had To See Online This Week

Thursday, June 19, 2014

This week in “Thanks, Internet” — floppy disk drive jams, MS Paint World Cup recaps, OK Go makes another masterpiece, farewell to funnies, and the most important six seconds of Summer 2014.

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Sideshow Podcast > Gallery 1988: The Louvre of Fan Art

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Jensen Karp, a.k.a. Hot Karl, built an fan art empire: Gallery 1988. It’s a source for prints, portraits and, sculptures dedicated to our favorite pieces of pop culture, from Ghostbusters to Beastie Boys to Breaking Bad.

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Five Things You Had To See Online This Week

Thursday, June 12, 2014

This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Speed turns 20, basketball's best court, Hundred Waters' "Murmurs" gets a music video, the ultimate upcycle, and what to do when you're bored at an airport.

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Sideshow Podcast > 40 Ounces of Trouble: Mike D Sets the Record Straight

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

In the mid-90s, rappers from the East Coast to the West convinced a new generation to consume malt liquor in “40s”— 40-ounce glass bottles, yielding the alcohol equivalent of a six-pack in one serving. The Beastie Boys' Mike D says he doesn’t deserve the blame.

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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Thursday, June 05, 2014

This week in “Thanks, Internet” — Van Gogh's ear is back, an alternate ending to this week's Game of Thrones (spoilers), Zach Galifianakis makes the best music videos, John Oliver is a Great American, and fat cats take classic art to new places.

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Sideshow Podcast > Twitter’s Unfinished Scripts: Really Funny Movies That Will Never Get Made

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

With Unfinished Scripts (@UnfinishedS), Gavin Speiller dreams up preposterous, unfilmable movies, and tweets the first page of the screenplay.

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We Just Hacked Michael Bay's New TV Show

Thursday, May 29, 2014

The swag for Michael Bay's new TNT drama is just as insane as all of his big explosive blockbusters, and that's why he must be stopped. 

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Sideshow Podcast > Giving the Perfect GIF

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The guru of GIFs says the animations express “the essential human emotions: hunger, love, and sadness. If you're feeling things other than that, you're wasting your energy."

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Rick Rubin Comes Out of Hiding

Friday, May 23, 2014

Rick Rubin earned his reputation as a hitmaker when he was still in college by co-founding a pioneering hip-hop label. Then he diversified, rebooting the careers of Johnny Cash and Neil Diamond. One of the biggest producers in the business, Rubin remains stubbornly modest about his role in shaping today’s pop music landscape.

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A Week of Bests: Commencement Speeches, Vocal Ranges, and Scares

Thursday, May 22, 2014

This week in "Thanks, Internet!": great commencement speeches, sweet dreams, an artful bot, pop music's best vocal ranges, and a lovely scare.

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The Rick Rubin Word Association Game

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

We challenged the wizard music producer to sum up some artists in just one word. Can you match the acts with his descriptions?

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Sad Batman, Saving 'Space Oddity,' and More

Thursday, May 15, 2014

This week in "Thanks, Internet!": saving "Space Oddity," an implausible violin, blue skies at the 9/11 Museum, Sharon Van Etten's killer crush, and Sad Batman.

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