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More blogs = more books
On August 30, my debut young-adult novel, Fury, was published by Simon Pulse, the edgy YA imprint of Simon & Schuster. I'm a journalist by trade, and I knew next-to-nothing about book publishing until about a year ago.
Book fans use the Internet to go crazy!
| September 23, 2011
Netroots Nation eyes Providence (again)
Netroots Nation, an annual gathering of progressive bloggers, has become a sort of whistle stop on the lefty campaign calendar.
| June 03, 2011
Interview: Christian Lander
With his first book, Stuff White People Like , and his blog of the same name, Christian Lander poked savage fun at the urban bourgeoisie. He hit a nerve and the bestseller list; it all culminated in an appearance on Conan .
Beyond the pale
| January 21, 2011
How To Be Good at the Future
One of these days, when the Doc Brown and McFly jokes dry up, you'll have no choice but to start thinking seriously about the future. Not just tomorrow, and the day after, but the next several hundred years, since lifespans are on track to skyrocket.
Tap into technology and make yourself a Master of Tomorrow
| January 14, 2011
Rad fatty stonewall
TIPPING THE SCALE
Tipping the scale
| November 05, 2010
Providence Student Survival Guide: List of lists
It's back-to-campus time. You've got shopping lists, book lists, syllabi, class rosters, and Facebook. Who would possibly think you could handle more lists? We would, that's who.
New to Vo Dilun? Trust us, you need this
PROVIDENCE PHOENIX STAFF
| September 03, 2010
There's a new blog in town
I caught up via email with Laura and Nate, friends who met on North Haven last year. She's 26, he's 25, and they've started a...
| August 12, 2010
2009: The year in Phoenix blog posts
Our most popular blog posts from 2009
Michael Jackson, meteors, WBCN, and one very angry Obama
| December 18, 2009
New Owner for RI Future
The new owner of liberal blog RI Future has revealed himself:Hello everyone. I’m sure this didn’t come as a surprise to some of you. My...
| August 27, 2009
RI Future Sold
We're a bit late on this. But in case you missed it, Pat Crowley, owner of the liberal blog RI Future, has sold the site....
| August 18, 2009
My last post (as Not for Nothing)
[Spring training, 2005] UPDATE: WHAT'S NEXT FOR N4N? My lucky yet-to-be determined successor will resume this blog in the near future (and Scott MacKay and...
| February 12, 2009
Good things with Greater City: PVD
Kudos to Jef and his crew at GC: PVD for a marked increase in posts on their blog, which foc...
| January 29, 2009
Taricani has a new blog
With apologies to Lewis Carroll, WJAR-TV newsman Jim Taricani has a new arts-related blog, A...
| January 16, 2009
One of the best Sox-related blogs, and not just because of today's excellent Teixeira takedown....
| January 07, 2009
Perils of a depleted State House press
As I've written before, it's great that blogs such as Hard Deadlines and Rhode Island's 12th...
| January 07, 2009
Crowley's fast start
The ubiquitous Mr. Crowley is off to an energetic start at RI's Future, offering a new weekly ...
| January 05, 2009
Pithy remark of the day
Asked how he sees his role as a blogger, Justin Katz, administrator of Anchor Rising, described a ge...
| January 02, 2009
What's next for RI's Future
As we now know, Pat Crowley is taking on the reins at RI's Future from Matt Jerzyk. I talked wi...
| December 24, 2008
What's happening with RI's Future?
Come and find out tonight (6-9) at the Wild Colonial, to celebrate Matt Jerzyk and ...
| December 23, 2008
Web-based news organizations on the rise
Could it be a matter of time before Rhode Island becomes home to a solely Web-based news org...
| November 19, 2008
Jerzyk has an agreement to sell his blog
Earlier this year, in a story on the RI blogosphere, I broke the news that my friend Matt Je...
| November 18, 2008
Students take up case of imprisoned Egyptian blogger
Last week, as many Americans were celebrating the victory of Barack Obama, Heather Klink and...
| November 12, 2008
Kos: give it up for Howard Dean
Kos today takes some justifiable pride in the accuracy of his own presidential forecast:&nbs...
| November 11, 2008
FiveThirtyEight's time in the sun
I was going to include Nate Silver's name in the headline for this post, but he's better known by his Web site, FiveThirtyEight.com, which...
| November 03, 2008
Can bloggers save journalism?
This question was the subject of a discussion yesterday (h/t Romenesko) between Andrew Sullivan, Tina Brown, and Nicholas Lemann on WBUR's On Point. I...
| October 30, 2008
What's left, right, and read all over?
The blogosphere, of course. And echoing Matt's crit of a piece in today's ProJo, Portfolio (h/t Romenesko) reports that the liberal side of the Interwebz...
| October 27, 2008
Taricani on the blogosphere: too much vitriol
Changes are inevitable as the Rhode Island blogosphere moves forward. Blogs will continue to take up part of the slack created by the ProJo's retreat....
| October 23, 2008
Matt's top-10 legislative races
Matt's been on a roll, breaking some news over at RI's Future, and he's got a look at his top-10 legislative races: (1) Deb...
| October 17, 2008
Bloggers take up some of the news slack
With the ProJo bleeding news jobs, blogs and bloggers have a more important role to play in Rhode Island. Yesterday's Sunday ProJo had some...
| September 29, 2008
This Is Not The Greatest Blog In the World...
...this is just a tribute. I, friends, am not a sports writer. That's not my life's ambition, that's not why I'm here in Beijing....
| August 18, 2008
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