Neal Thompson
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A Curious Man: The Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe It or Not!" Ripley
30 May 2013 // 6:15 PM

The supreme irony of Robert L. Ripley’s life, which was dedicated to exalting the strange and unusual, is that he may have been the most amazing oddity of all.

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Hurricane Season: A Coach, His Team, and Their Triumph in the Time of Katrina by Neal Thompson
25 Sep 2007 // 6:00 PM

Thompson’s account of the 2005 Patriots season is, on the one hand, an inspiring sports story, but it’s also the story of a community struggling to reclaim normalcy in a time of chaos, and looking for something to cheer about in the face of overwhelming loss.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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