Articles tagged obama

12 Aug 2009 // 1:00 AM

"Why," the BBC asks, "is Africa poor?”

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The Big Shoulders Ball: Celebrating the Inauguration, Chicago Style

A busload of Chicago's best and brightest independent musicians storm the nation's capital on the eve of the Presidential inauguration and a former Chicagoan turned Washingtonian discovers that maybe you can transport the spirit of the Windy City -- if only for one night.

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25 Sep 2008 // 9:00 PM

PHILADELPHIA—The fate of Friday evening’s presidential debate in Mississippi remained uncertain Thursday night, with Republican John McCain saying he would not participate until

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The Political Machine 2008

It’s like playing Monopoly without the dice or the satisfaction of ever owning property. You just go around and around the board bidding on things.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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