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Arizona cities, from happiest to angriest, according to dentists, tweets

Posted by   /  April 19, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

By Angel Mendoza | Arizona Republic  If Arizona cities could boast a collective mood based on their Twitter feeds alone, it seems that Gilbert’s would be all smiles and Tucson, not so much.  At least according to one company’s new study. Byte, a dental aligner company, analyzed about 12 million tweets nationwide over the course […]

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An Arizonan just made Fortune’s list of top 50 influential world leaders

Posted by   /  April 18, 2019  /  Featured News, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

Michael Crow By John D’Anna | Arizona Republic Corrections & Clarifications: A previous version of this article incorrectly identified the magazine that released the list. Arizona State University is fond of pointing out its place atop U.S. News and World Report‘s list of most innovative schools in the nation.  Now it has another magazine list to crow […]

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[REGIONAL NEWS] Denver may become the first US city to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms

Posted by   /  April 18, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment, Regional News  /  No Comments

The city’s voters are now deciding whether to decriminalize psilocybin mushrooms Psychedelic psilocybin mushrooms, also known as magic mushrooms./ Photofusion/Universal Images Group via Getty Images By German Lopez | Vox Denver is now voting on whether it should become the first US city to effectively decriminalize mushrooms containing the psychedelic psilocybin — also known as […]

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Feds investigating hedge fund that seeks to purchase Gannett properties, including ‘The Arizona Republic’

Posted by   /  April 17, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

Alden Global Capitol is the controlling owner of newspapers including the Boston Herald, Denver Post and The Arizona Republic. Employee pensions at local newspapers targeted By Zack Budryk | The Hill A hedge fund that controls more than 100 newspapers and is seeking to acquire Gannett is under federal investigation for the handling of its […]

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SNL portrays Meghan McCain as the ‘Princess of Arizona’

Posted by   /  April 14, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

NBC: McCain was played by Aidy Bryant and throughout the sketch she butted heads with Kate McKinnon, who portrayed Joy Behar. Leslie Jones played Whoopi Goldberg.

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The urgent quest for slower, better news

Posted by   /  April 13, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

The current system for delivering news online is broken. Readers and journalists will need to work together to find a new one. By Michael Luo | The New Yorker A central purpose of journalism is the creation of an informed citizenry. And yet—especially in an environment of free-floating, ambient news—it’s not entirely clear what it […]

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The eye of the president: Rose Law Group Notable Photo

Posted by   /  April 10, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment, PHOTOS/CARTOONS  /  No Comments

 The media are seen reflected in eye of President Trump as he answers questions on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, before boarding Marine One helicopter./ AP Photo/Pablo Martínez Monsiváis

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Media’s Blackface: Rose Law Group Notable Cartoon

Posted by   /  April 10, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment, PHOTOS/CARTOONS  /  No Comments

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SNL invades Biden’s ‘personal space’

Posted by   /  April 7, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

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[SUNDAY FEATURE] Americans hate social media but can’t give it up, WSJ/NBC News Poll finds

Posted by   /  April 7, 2019  /  Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

Poll finds a majority across the political spectrum also says social media wastes time and spreads falsehoods — even as 70% check in daily By John D. McKinnon and Danny Dougherty | The Wall Street Journal Americans have a paradoxical attachment to the social-media platforms that have transformed communication, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News […]

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