Emmanuel Hapsis

Emmanuel Hapsis studied creative writing at University of Maryland, College Park and went on to receive his MFA in the field from California College of the Arts. After a few years of odd jobs, he landed at KQED, where he worked his way up from an intern to being the lead producer of a literature podcast and then the creator and editor of KQED Pop. In his free time, he teaches yoga and sings his heart out at karaoke.

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Mapping Who Goes to Burning Man by Neighborhood

Mapping Who Goes to Burning Man by Neighborhood

| September 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

San Franciscans talk a lot about the Burning Man mass exodus, but is it really that major?

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Beyonce and Nicki Minaj Deliver a Flawless Surprise in Paris

Beyonce and Nicki Minaj Deliver a Flawless Surprise in Paris

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Even Beyonce, who’s known for keeping her emotions in check, can’t hide her YAAAAASSS face.

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Ariana Grande’s Good Side: Diva Demand or Symptom of Body Dysmorphia?

Ariana Grande’s Good Side: Diva Demand or Symptom of Body Dysmorphia?

| September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

We all have a good side. But is that healthy?

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Frat Boys Lip Dub Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off”

Frat Boys Lip Dub Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off”

| September 10, 2014 | 6 Comments

Caution: this video will make you like frat boys and Taylor Swift.

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Joe Biden Responds to Ray Rice’s Suspension How Every Man Should

Joe Biden Responds to Ray Rice’s Suspension How Every Man Should

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Joe Biden, unfairly known for always saying the wrong thing, says all the right things about Ray Rice and domestic violence.

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The Best Twitter Reactions to Apple’s New iPhone 6, Watch, and Pay Service

The Best Twitter Reactions to Apple’s New iPhone 6, Watch, and Pay Service

| September 9, 2014 | 2 Comments

Twitter finds a way to make tech gadgets funny.

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Joan Rivers Dead at 81: Watch Some of Her Best Televised Moments

Joan Rivers Dead at 81: Watch Some of Her Best Televised Moments

| September 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The woman who broke through the sexist world of comedy has died. Remember her through some of her best clips.

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Betty White Is Not Dead, The Internet Is Awful

Betty White Is Not Dead, The Internet Is Awful

| September 3, 2014 | 58 Comments

Have we traded our sensitivity chips for all the ones in our gadgets?

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‘The Little Rascals’ Reunite 20 Years Later, Recreate Scenes from the Movie

‘The Little Rascals’ Reunite 20 Years Later, Recreate Scenes from the Movie

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brace yourself for this nostalgia overload.

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Friends Reunion Finally Happened! (Minus the Boys)

Friends Reunion Finally Happened! (Minus the Boys)

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, and Courteney Cox reunited on Jimmy Kimmel Live for a Friends fan fiction read-through!

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