Earlier this week New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet signaled a shift in the paper's approach to campaign coverage: “We have decided to be more direct in calling things out when a candidate actually lies,” he said. His comments came in the wake of Donald Trump's press conference where ...read more
'Game of Thrones', 'Veep' and 'The People v. O.J. Simpson' won for best drama, comedy and limited series — but some new names made splashes, too. NPR's pop culture crew live-tweeted the night's festivities.
There are few things more exciting than watching young (or not so young) musicians find their voices. The sound of discovery shines out of every track on “Opaluna” (Ridgeway Records), the eponymous new album by two 20-something musicians, the Colombian-born vocalist Susana Pineda and Bay Area guitarist Luis ...read more
The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling, with public StorySLAM events that are broadcast each Saturday at 10pm on KQED Public Radio (88.5.) We've got five pairs of tickets to ...read more
Ah, Florida. Home to 167 trillion mosquitoes, tourists with sunburnt skin the color of Hawaiian Punch and retired grandparents with very long nose hairs. That's according to humorist Dave Barry, who knows a thing or two about Florida life after 30-plus years in the Sunshine State. The Pulitzer Prize-winning Miami ...read more