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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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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Gabriel García Márquez, Magic Realism Icon, Dies at 87

Gabriel García Márquez, Magic Realism Icon, Dies at 87

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Remembering the 100 Years of Solitude author who made so many believe in the power of imagination and magic.

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Outside Lands 2014: The Only Playlist You Need to Get Ready

Outside Lands 2014: The Only Playlist You Need to Get Ready

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

17 songs to get you pumped for this year’s festival!

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The Daily Show Roasts Leland Yee and Shrimp Boy

The Daily Show Roasts Leland Yee and Shrimp Boy

| April 2, 2014 | 9 Comments

Watch as Jon Stewart becomes very afraid of shrimp cocktails and tries to wrap his mind around an anti-gun crusader getting arrested for gun trafficking.

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Friends Reunion Is Finally Happening!

Friends Reunion Is Finally Happening!

| April 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Ten years after they said goodbye, the gang have signed on to reunite for a TV movie.

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