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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Pre-Work Rave: Your Reason to Get Out of Bed Tomorrow

Pre-Work Rave: Your Reason to Get Out of Bed Tomorrow

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

If a waft of Folgers isn’t enough to get you going, a break-of-dawn rave party might do the trick.

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Taylor Swift Debuts New Single “Shake It Off” a.k.a. Your New Guilty Pleasure

Taylor Swift Debuts New Single “Shake It Off” a.k.a. Your New Guilty Pleasure

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

I watched Taylor Swift’s live stream so you wouldn’t have to.

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Supercut of the Worst Movie Accents Confirms That Actors Are Overpaid

Supercut of the Worst Movie Accents Confirms That Actors Are Overpaid

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

And you thought Madonna’s fake accent was bad?

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Lauren Bacall, Hollywood and Broadway Legend, Dead at 89

Lauren Bacall, Hollywood and Broadway Legend, Dead at 89

| August 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

We say goodbye to another beloved Hollywood legend.

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Outside Lands 2014: Kanye, Kim Kardashian, Macklemore and Everything Else You Missed

Outside Lands 2014: Kanye, Kim Kardashian, Macklemore and Everything Else You Missed

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Agoraphobia or a distaste for frostbite get in the way of you and Outside Lands this year? No sweat; here’s what you missed!

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Beyonce and Jay Z: Divorce Or Marketing Scheme?

Beyonce and Jay Z: Divorce Or Marketing Scheme?

| August 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

Are Beyoncé and Jay Z breaking up? Or just trying to get into your wallet?

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Infamous Comcast Breakup Call Is Now Your Favorite Song

Infamous Comcast Breakup Call Is Now Your Favorite Song

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Young girl turns customer rep’s plaintive cries into a candidate for Song of the Summer 2014.

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New Tumblr Mashes Up Beyoncé and Politics, Will Make You Love the Internet Again

New Tumblr Mashes Up Beyoncé and Politics, Will Make You Love the Internet Again

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Make your Thursday feel like Friday with this match made in heaven, whose internet greatness hasn’t been seen since Ryan Gosling turned feminist.

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‘Wannabe’ Turns 18 Today and You’ve Never Been Older

‘Wannabe’ Turns 18 Today and You’ve Never Been Older

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Time flies when you’re spicing up your life.

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Hammock Cafe Coming to San Francisco!

Hammock Cafe Coming to San Francisco!

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Paresse Cafe will be the first hammock cafe in the country.

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