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Image Hosted by ImageShack.us Tonight on TDS, Linda Cardellini , Mad Men; and on TCR, Rerun with Daniel Bergner from last Tuesday.

(Looks like Stephen will be back tomorrow, but I could be wrong.)


sausage grinder of snark

Rumor has it Stephen will be back tomorrow.

Saw TDS mentioned re: the unpaid internships thing (links in the original):

Far from resisting the exploitation of their students, colleges have made academic credit a commodity. Just look at Menlo College, a business-focused college in northern California, which sold credits to a business called Dream Careers. Menlo grossed $50,000 from the arrangement in 2008, while Dream Careers sold Menlo-accredited internships for as much as $9,500.

To meet the credit requirement of their employers, some interns have essentially had to pay to work for free: shelling out $2,700 to the University of Pennsylvania in the case of an intern at NBC Universal and $1,600 to New York University by an intern at “The Daily Show,” to cite two examples from news reports.



The Daily Show
Mon
17
Linda Cardellini , "Don Draper's neighbor on "Mad Men,"" along with a whole lot of roles you might remember.

@lindacardellini

Tues
18
Comedian Jim Gaffigan, book "Dad is Fat,"

The book has a promo video.
@JimGaffigan
http://www.jimgaffigan.com/
wikipedia, imdb, comedy central, facebook, tumblr. Which is quite a scarey place.


Weds
19
from tds site: Dawn Porter is an accomplished documentary filmmaker. Her latest documentary, "Gideon's Army," premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival. The film, which tells the story of three young public defenders working in the Deep South, was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize...

movie site
Sundance interview
her old college is proud of her
at Trilogy-films.com
imdb
Will be on HBO July 1st (trailer at that link)
Variety was impressed

Read these:
hometown review
NCPolicyWatch Q&A

{someone diary this one}

Thurs
20
Tom Brokaw
The Colbert Report
Mon 17
Rerun  Daniel Bergner (6/11/13)
Tues 18
Jeremy Scahill, National Security Correspondent for The Nation
wikipedia
@jeremyscahill
Weds 19
The Postal Service. Apparently, it's a band.
Thurs 20
Joss Whedon
 
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