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Aug 23

Connecting the Dots: Antoinette Tuff and Amanda Palmer

Earlier this week, a woman named Antoinette Tuff managed to keep a 20-year-old man who walked into a Georgia school with an assault rifle and more than 500 rounds of ammunition from killing anyone, even himself. The school where she works had 870 students, pre-K through fifth grade. Because of her cool thinking and quick …

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Apr 01

Could Hitler Have Funded His Art With Kickstarter?

A few nights ago on Twitter, the musician Amanda Palmer asked for a show of tweets: who would pitch in five dollars for a new Morrissey all-digital album on Kickstarter? (She was asking preparatory to writing him a letter to discuss the possibility.) Ah, such a massive flurry of tweets ensued that for a while, …

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