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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5 Videos That Will Inspire You to Vote!

5 Videos That Will Inspire You to Vote!

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s election day! If you already voted, hurray! If you haven’t, sit down and watch these videos.

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Remembering Maya Angelou: 6 of Her Best Televised Moments

Remembering Maya Angelou: 6 of Her Best Televised Moments

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Watch Maya Angelou at her best in these shining moments.

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Charting Famous Vocal Ranges: Unlikely Rockstar Outdoes Mariah Carey

Charting Famous Vocal Ranges: Unlikely Rockstar Outdoes Mariah Carey

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Compare the vocal ranges of today’s top artists with the greatest of all time.

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Another Report Finds You’ll Never Own a Home in San Francisco

Another Report Finds You’ll Never Own a Home in San Francisco

| May 21, 2014 | 7 Comments

A new survey ranks the affordability of American cities. Find out how San Francisco measures up.

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Monica Lewinsky Corrects Beyonce, Makes Huge Mistake

Monica Lewinsky Corrects Beyonce, Makes Huge Mistake

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Monica Lewinsky breaks the golden rule: Thou shall not speak ill of Beyonce.

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‘Buddhist Monks’ Breakdance In Honor of Beastie Boy Adam MCA Yauch

‘Buddhist Monks’ Breakdance In Honor of Beastie Boy Adam MCA Yauch

| May 6, 2014 | 2 Comments

Add breakdancing to the list of appropriate modes of mourning.

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10 Years of Mean Girls: The 5 Best Ways The Internet Is Celebrating

10 Years of Mean Girls: The 5 Best Ways The Internet Is Celebrating

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The best homages in honor of Mean Girls’ 10 year anniversary everything from emoji to Winnie the Pooh.

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Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced: There’s No Gender Equality in Space Either

Star Wars Episode VII Cast Announced: There’s No Gender Equality in Space Either

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The cast of the J.J. Abrams film was announced this morning and the category is: dudes! Lots of them!

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DuckTales Theme Song Now The Sexy Slow Jam You Didn’t Know You Needed

DuckTales Theme Song Now The Sexy Slow Jam You Didn’t Know You Needed

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A group of YouTube heroes transforms the DuckTales theme song into sweet R’n’B.

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Stephen Colbert Outraged Over Harvey Milk Stamp

Stephen Colbert Outraged Over Harvey Milk Stamp

| April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

San Francisco’s patron saint is getting his very own stamp, and Stephen Colbert is not happy about it!

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