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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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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SF Gentrification Article From 1985 Could Have Been Written Today

SF Gentrification Article From 1985 Could Have Been Written Today

| March 25, 2014 | 5 Comments

San Francisco’s “croissantification” has been going on for more years than many of the incoming techies have been alive.

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12 Songs to Put A Spring (Equinox) In Your Step

12 Songs to Put A Spring (Equinox) In Your Step

| March 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

A great way to celebrate the vernal equinox is running to the nearest park and a.) doing a cartwheel, b.) drinking lemonade, c.) putting flowers in your hair, d.) petting puppies, and e.) all of the above while listening to this springtime playlist!

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“Daisies” Director Vera Chytilová Dies at 85

“Daisies” Director Vera Chytilová Dies at 85

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thank you, Vera Chytilová, for causing a ruckus and changing the way we see the world.

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

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

| March 11, 2014 | 13 Comments

The Business Insider compiled real estate data to find out how much space $1 million will get you in San Francisco and other major U.S. cities. The answer: not very much.

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NY Mag Covers the West Egg-ification of San Francisco

NY Mag Covers the West Egg-ification of San Francisco

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

New York Magazine dedicates a new series on the ripple effects of San Francisco’s tech boom.

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Clueless Revival: Iggy Azalea and Peaches Christ Pay Homage

Clueless Revival: Iggy Azalea and Peaches Christ Pay Homage

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Iggy Azalea and Peaches Christ pay their respects to Clueless, the sacred text for every ’90s kid.

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Beach House Samples Voyager Space Sounds for “Saturn Song”

Beach House Samples Voyager Space Sounds for “Saturn Song”

| March 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Baltimore duo Beach House sample sounds from the interstellar journeys of Voyager 1 and 2 for “Saturn Song.”

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