Francesca Capossela

Francesca is one of's summer interns. She was born in San Francisco and grew up in New York City. She attends Columbia University, and is interested in creative writing, political science, human rights, and women’s studies. She is a singer, guitarist, songwriter, and member of Choking on Bleach, a Brooklyn-based all girl’s post-punk band.

Francesca Capossela appears in the following:

In Defense Of The Boy Band

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Why boy bands aren't being assessed for their talent but their target audience.
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21 Tips For Surviving New York City

Friday, August 29, 2014

Drop off your laundry. Meditate in the Bronx. See improv. Our hosts and producers tell you how to survive -- and thrive -- in this insane place. 

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With Record-Breaking Rainfall on LI, Islip Declares State of Emergency

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

A slow-moving storm has deluged towns across Long Island and southeastern Connecticut, leaving as many as 2,000 without power. 

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A Super Surprise For Young Patients

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Young patients at Stanley Morgan Children's Hospital were surprised by window washers in costume as comic book characters. 


Nine Hacks for a Perfect Beach Trip

Friday, July 11, 2014

How to have a magical beach trip, without the burns, parking nightmares, and sticky fingers. 

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Bowlmor No More

Monday, July 07, 2014

Longest running bowling alley on the east coast set to close its doors. 

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Staycation! WNYC's July 4th Guide to Exploring Your City

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Even if you're stuck in the city for the holiday, you can still have an memorable weekend. Here’s your schedule for three days of delicious food, fun activities, and adventurous explo...

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The Waffle Wars: Which Side Are You On?

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

As the U.S Men’s National team prepares for its match with Belgium later today, a fight has already begun between the two nations...over waffles. Waffle House, an American fast-food franchise, tweeted yesterday morning that they “don’t believe in [Belgian] waffles.” A representative told TMZ that they support a boycott ...