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An Imaginary Town Becomes Real, Then Not. True Story

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Two mapmakers made the place up. It wasn't real. Then, oddly, it popped into being. I am not making this up. It happened. Then it un-happened.

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Radio Rookies

One Teen's Take: The Media’s Imprint on Sexual Cyber Bullying

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

WNYC

Many teenagers see derogatory, sexual references like slut, whore and ho made by and about our peers on a near-daily basis in our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds. But how do we react? Do we laugh it off and comment, like the majority of the populace? Or do we stick up for our buddies, risking our own image and likability?  Until last week, my answer was the first of the two: I embraced complacency.

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Strangers

Holly Rothschild: Growing Up in Mayberry

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Holly's dad was McHenry County Sheriff, and the county prison was literally attached to their house. She could open a door in her kitchen and walk right into the prison...

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The New Yorker: Out Loud

Susan Morrison, Nick Paumgarten, and Lizzie Widdicombe on The Talk of the Town

Monday, June 13, 2011

Susan Morrison, Nick Paumgarten, and Lizzie Widdicombe on The Talk of the Town.

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